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“My condolences to the Shea family. May God's loving kindness comfort and help your family during this difficult time. (Psalm 119:50, 76)With deepest...Read More »
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“Sharon's humor and love of good stories warmed all our family reunions. We will miss her and send our love and good wishes to Owen, Christel and...Read More »
2 of 4 | Posted by: Andrea Clardy - Jamaica Plain, MA

“Sharon, I thank you for your daughter Christel. She is a beautiful light to me and many others. RIP Bob Schwartz ”
3 of 4 | Posted by: Bob Schwartz - Tampa, FL

“Owen:I was so sad to learn of Sharon's passing. You and your family will be in our prayers. May a strong family and good friends help you through...Read More »
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EASTON, MA.---Sharon C. (Christel) Shea, 77, a resident of North Easton for the past 44 years, passed away peacefully on Sunday, October 7, 2018, at Good Samaritan Medical Center. She was married to Owen T. Shea for 53 years.

Born and raised in Buffalo, NY, daughter of the late Conrad and Norma (Davidson) Christel, Sharon was a graduate of Amherst Central High School and attended the University of Buffalo and Canisius College where she studied both biology and chemistry.

Sharon was a devoted wife and mother who enjoyed sharing her cooking and crafts with friends and family. She was an avid reader, and an enthusiastic storyteller.

In addition to her husband Owen, she is survived by her children, Christel Shea of Boston and Owen (Cara) Shea of Easton; and her sister-in-law, Edith Gillespie of Boca Raton, FL.

A Memorial Mass will be held at Holy Cross Church in South Easton, MA, on November 3, 2018, at 11 a.m. Donations in Sharon's memory may be sent to Friends of the Ames Free Library ( or the Brockton Symphony Orchestra (

Arrangements are by Kane Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Easton. For condolences, visit