William J. Shaughnessy, 67, of Maynard, former longtime West Concord resident died Tuesday, June 11, 2013 at Massachusetts General Hospital in Boston. He was the beloved husband of Nivea (Mendes) Shaughnessy.
In addition to his wife, Nivea, he is survived by his children Linda, Mark, Heather and Sayonara, his grandchildren, Elizabeth, Annelise, Samuel and Zachary, his brother, Jack Shaughnessy, a nephew Dan Shaughnessy and many dear friends and relatives.
Funeral was held on Saturday, June 22nd from the Dee Funeral Home, 27 Bedford Street, CONCORD CENTER at 7:45 AM followed by a funeral Mass in St. Bridget’s Church, 1 Percival Street, Maynard at 9 AM.
Burial followed in St. Bernard’s Cemetery, Concord where Fr. John Prusaitis will read the committal prayers and officers of the U. S. Marines will present military honors.
Visiting hours at the Dee Funeral Home were held on Friday, June 21st from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM.
Concord’s town flag flew at half-staff on Saturday, June 22nd in recognition of Mr. Shaughnessy’s service to his country in the U. S. Marine Corps.
Arrangements are under the care of DEE FUNERAL HOME OF CONCORD, Susan M. Dee and Charles W. Dee, Jr., Funeral Directors.
To share a remembrance in his guest book, visit www.deefuneralhome.com