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George J. Shea

February 14, 1928 ~ March 5, 2021 (age 93)

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With sadness we write to let you know our father, George Shea, passed away peacefully in his sleep early on Friday, March 5th 2021.  He led an amazing life that lasted just 7 years short of a century.

We invite to join us for any or all of the events below to remember and celebrate him, if you are able.  If you know of others who knew our dad, please let them know. 
Susan Smith and Patrick Shea

Viewing - Monday March 8th, 4 PM - 7 PM
Borgwardt Funeral Home
4400 Powder Mill Road
Beltsville, MD 20705-2751
Note: Due to Covid a maximum of 10 people at any one time will be allowed in and masks are required.

Mass of Life - Tuesday March 9th, 10 AM
Riderwood Village Chapel
3140 Gracefield Road
Silver Spring, MD 20904
Notes:  There is a gate at this retirement community and you will need to obtain a visit pass. 
Due to Covid,  the Chapel is allowing 25% capacity, which is approximately 75 people.  Seating has been marked for social distancing. Masks required. 

Burial - Wednesday March 10th, 10 AM
Holy Cross Cemetery
340 Ridge Road
North Arlington, NJ 07031

*In lieu of flowers, please consider a donation to the Ocean Conservancy or Rikki's Refuge Animal Sanctuary in Orange, VA*

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To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of George J. Shea, please visit our floral store.


March 8, 2021

4:00 PM to 7:00 PM
Borgwardt Funeral Home
4400 Powder Mill Rd
Beltsville, MD 20705

Funeral Mass
March 9, 2021

10:00 AM
Resurrection Church at Riderwood Village
3110 Gracefield Road
Silver Spring, MD 20904

Interment out of state

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