Gerard P. Shea, Sr.

Date of Death: 
December 26th, 2020

Gerard “Jerry” P. Shea, Sr. passed away on December 26th, 2020 at the age of 80. He was the beloved husband of Madeline (nee Affet). Loving father of Jerry Shea (Sharon), Janine McNally (Gene) and Lauren Lind (Bill). Dearest grandfather of Melissa, Mariah (Pat), Michael, Madison, Cheyenne, Bailey, Brett, Olivia and Cole. Loving great grandfather of Adrian, Jolie and Caidence. Dear brother of John Shea (Judy). He is also survived by many loving nieces and nephews. Jerry was born and raised in the Mayfair section of Philadelphia where he worked many years as a mixer at Nabisco. He also worked weekends entertaining people with his exceptional DJ skills. Jerry was a huge Eagles fan but was a Phanatic of the Phillies. He will always be known as a pure and kindhearted man whose personality touched so many lives. He was loved by all who were lucky enough to know him and he will be deeply missed. “How much? For how long?” “Forever and Ever!!) Relatives and friends are invited to call Wednesday, December 30th from 9 to 10am at St. Bernard’s Church, Cottage St and Bleigh Ave. Funeral Mass will follow at 10am. Interment Resurrection Cemetery.

Memories and Condolences

I love you more than words could ever say Bebop. I will miss you every day but I know you are always with me. I'll see you again one day. I love you so much <3 Love, Booka Booka
Dad words can’t express the gaping hole in my heart that I’ll carry with me for the rest of my life but I also know that you’re no longer in pain & will forever be looking down on me & my family. Our own Guardian Angel! I love you sooooo much & will miss you always!
Your father left an amazing legacy! May you all continue to live it with his loving memory in your hearts! With Friendship Sympathy,and Love, Annette
Another Angel gets his wings, you touched my heart, God’s speed Bebop God’s speed.
Bebop, I miss you so so much! It’s so weird knowing you’re not down here anymore, but I know you’re in a better place. I love you so much and I can’t wait to see you again. 23, forever & ever <3
My Superman, my best friend. I’ll always remember the movies we saw and the memories we shared. I’d love to give you just one more hug and get a kiss and feel your mustache on my cheeks. You really were Superman, and I will always love you. I’m happy your home. I love you 17 forever and ever.
We ❤️ You Jerr, & will miss you!!! You were one of a kind...🙏❤️ Love, Cindy & Russ
The decades of pain are over. You are at peace now. We've been friends for 58 years. You will truly be missed. ❤
You will be deeply missed!! Love, Karla
madeline & family, your are all in our hearts with this sadness you are going through in missing Jerry. he was a great guy. never had a bad thing to say about anyone. he will truly be missed. treasure the memories as he will be shining down upon you from above & smiling. take care. love joan & brandon
Jerry, I'll never forget the holiday family gatherings since I was a little boy (our unique family version of xmas carols in particular) and then our more sincere discussions about life and sports as I grew older. You will be missed. John
I miss you so much Bebop. I wish you could FaceTime me again. I’d love to hug and kiss you one last time. I hope you’re having a blast up there. I love you so much Bebop. Thanks for everything

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