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Andrew J. Sheehan Veteran
July 26, 2022


Sheehan, Andrew J. age 94 of Milton, formerly of Jamaica Plain and Molahiffe, Firies, Co. Kerry Ireland passed on July 26, 2022. Born October 15, 1927, the son of the late Timothy and Mary "Molly" (Fitzgerald) Sheehan. Beloved husband of the late Ann M. (Foley) and Mary F. (Sheehan). Devoted father to Andrew and his wife Deborah of Norwood, Noreen and her husband Dennis Glynn of Jamaica Plain, Kevin and his partner Linda Carroll of Needham. Loving grandfather to Jason and his wife Amy, Dennis and Andrew Glynn all of Jamaica Plain. Dear brother of Richard of Molahiffe, Firies and the late Timothy, John, and Mary. Also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Andrew was a proud Army veteran of the Korean War, long time member of Floor Coverers Local 2168, Past President and member of the Irish Social Club of Boston for well over 50 plus years. As President, he purchased and renovated the old bowling alley at 119 Park St. giving the club a beautiful and permanent home. He was a devout Catholic, kind, caring, generous and loving to all. He loved all animals, model trains and had a great sense of humor. Loved taking trips back home to Ireland, bringing his children along, spending time with family and friends and playing cards as many nights of the week as possible. Relatives and friends are kindly invited to attend visiting hours in the William J. Gormley Funeral Home, 2055 Centre Street, WEST ROXBURY on Monday, August 1, 2022 from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. Funeral from the funeral home on Tuesday, August 2nd at 9:00 a.m. followed by a Mass of Christian Burial in St. Theresa of Avila Church at 10 o’clock. To live stream the Funeral Mass, go to Interment New Calvary Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to: Dana Farber Cancer Institute: Neuro Oncology Dept. 450 Brookline Ave. Boston, Ma. 02215. ( For directions and to leave a condolence message for the family, please visit:

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