Lisnaria, Roscommon. January 23rd, 2021; (Peacefully), at his home, surrounded by his family. Beloved husband of Betty and much loved Dad to Peter, Mags, Libby and Tim. He will be very sadly missed by his loving family, sons-in-law, daughters-in-law, grandchildren Megan, Ethan, Elsie, Emily, Tadhg, Tomás, Cian and Ellen, brother-in-law, sister-in-law, nieces, nephews, relatives, neighbours and many friends.

May Sonny Rest In Peace.

In an effort to adhere to current government guidelines, Sonny’s funeral will be private to family only please. The funeral cortege will depart from his home on Monday morning at 11.30 arriving at the Church of the Holy Rosary, Ballyleague for Mass of the Resurrection at 12 o’clock. Burial afterwards in Cloontuskert Cemetery.

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  1. My deepest sympathy to the Shea family. Very sorry to hear of Sonny’s death. A great character and a true gentleman. Rest in peace Sonny

  2. Sincere sympathy to Betty and family on the death of Sonny. May his gentle soul rest in peace.
    Brian and Maura McCormack, Gortgallon.