Obituary: Charlene M. Shea

 Charlene M. Shea
Charlene M. Shea

BEACON FALLS — Charlene M. Shea, 66, passed away on Monday, Aug. 5, 2013 at Yale New Haven Hospital surrounded by her loving family. She was the wife of George G. Shea.

Charlene was born on Oct. 26, 1946 in Waterbury a daughter of the late Daniel Lee, Jr. and Jeanette (Bergeron) Lee. She was retired from Cooper Surgical where she worked for many years. She enjoyed reading, doing crafts and enjoying spending time with her grandson Isaiah.

Besides her husband George she is survived by one daughter, Danielle L. Shea and her fiance Daniel Semeraro of Watertown; two sons, Paul J. Shea and his wife Theresa of Beacon Falls and Mathew H. Shea and his wife Jill also of Beacon Falls; three sisters; Donna Grigalot of Naugatuck, Sharon Marchant of Florida, Diane Gaudiano and her husband Paul of Naugatuck; five brothers, Daniel Lee, III of Naples, Fla., Charles Lee and his wife Debbie of Port Charlotte, Fla., James Lee of Port Charlotte, Fla., Michael Lee of Beacon Falls and Alan Lee and his wife Joan of Seymour. He will also be missed by his four grandchildren, Tyra Harris, Isaiah Shea, Aiden and Caleb Shea.

The funeral was held on Thursday, Aug. 8, 2013 at St. Michael’s Roman Catholic Church, 25 Maple Ave., Beacon Falls. Burial was in Grove Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be made in Charlene’s name to: Yale New Haven Transplant Center, 333 Cedar St., FMB 121, PO Box 208062, New Haven, CT 06520.

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