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34 Beaver Rd
Wethersfield, CT 06109
Phone: (860) 563-9999
Fax: 860-721-6850
George Shea

George A. Shea

Tuesday, October 25th, 1932 - Saturday, December 29th, 2018
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George A. Shea, 86, of Wethersfield, peacefully passed away Saturday, December 29, 2018 at Hartford Hospital with his family by his side. George was born October 25, 1932 in Buffalo, NY, son of the late George and Bertha (Titus) Shea. The family moved to Hartford, where George attended Hartford Schools, graduating from Bulkeley High School, Class of 1951. He continued his education at UCONN until entering the military. He served in the United States Army in the Presidential Honor Guard, at Arlington National Cemetery during the Korean Conflict.
George worked construction for many years as an ironworker, who worked on the famous Phoenix “Boat” Building in downtown Hartford.
He wrote two books, of which he was very proud, “Libbie Custer is free” and “America’s Patriotic Poems and Prose”. He had a great love of animals, especially dogs, which he had his entire life.
George will be deeply missed and remembered by his loving family, his two sisters, Arlene Shea of Wethersfield and Mary Ann Bezdelovs of Rocky Hill; nieces and nephews, Kathy Cavallero (Gavie), Ted Stoneburner, Gary Gipstein (Karen), Laurie Marotto (Tom), John Bezdelovs, Tracey Barlow (Cinqué) and Dan Bezdelovs (Kim), as well as many great nieces and nephews and dear friends.
Friends and relatives may pay their respects on Thursday, January 3, 2019 from 9:00 – 10:00am at the Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, 34 Beaver Rd., Wethersfield. A Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 10:30am in Corpus Christi Church of Christ the King Parish, 601 Silas Deane Highway, Wethersfield. Interment (with full military honors) will follow the Mass in St. Catherine Cemetery, Rye St., Broad Brook. The family requests in lieu of flowers and that memorial donations be made in George’s name to The CT Humane Society, 701 Russell Rd., Newington, CT 06111. To extend online condolences and/or share a memory, please visit

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  • Visitation

    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 | 9:00am - 10:00am
    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 9:00am - 10:00am
    Farley-Sullivan Funeral Home, Wethersfield
    34 Beaver Rd.
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  • Service

    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 | 10:30am
    Thursday, January 3rd, 2019 10:30am
    Christ the King Parish at Corpus Christi Church
    601 Silas Deane Hwy
    Wethersfield, CT 06109
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  • Interment

    St. Catherine Cemetery
    Rye St
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Mary Greco

Posted at 05:37pm
Arlene. and family
So sorry to hear the news about George he was great company for Frank and we really enjoyed visiting with him
Mary Greco


Posted at 01:43pm
May the Family know that he is safe in Gods memory awaiting for the time when He will instruct His dear Son, Jesus Christ to fulfill the words he had spoken in John 5:28,29 about which he is saying: Do not be amazed at this in which all those in the memorial tombs " Or in Gods memory"will hear his " Jesus Christ" voice and come out, to a resurrection to life. So may these words bring some comfort in the coming days and know that he will also be able to live, once brought back, on this earth forever, just as the Bible says in Psalm 37:29. So go to to find more comforting promises of God about the future.

Jasmine Kwemegbu

Posted at 11:13am
My deepest condolences to the family and friends. Although nothing can take the pain away may the words from our peaceful creator bring you comfort Revelation 21:4 -"And he will wipe out every tear from their eyes, and death will be no more, neither will mourning nor outcry nor pain be anymore. The former things have passed away.”

Gina Donza Rodrigue

Posted at 12:50pm
My Mom, Dad, my Sister and I all loved Uncle George. He used to call my Mom "The Little Monster."
Please accept me most heartfelt sympathies for your loss…my thoughts are with you and your family during this difficult time.
Gina Donza Rodrigue

Patricia Parker

Posted at 08:08am
My deepest condolences to the family of George Shea. As you find comfort amongst family and friends during this most difficult period, may you draw ultimate comfort from the God of all comfort who comforts us in all our trials.
2 Corinthians 1:3, 4

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