John Richard Shearstone

Male - 2012


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  • Name John Richard Shearstone 
    Born Taunton, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location 
    Gender Male 
    Died 25 May 2012 
    Notes 
    • In Taunton, of Taunton, May 25, 2012 John Richard Shearstone, husband of Cynthia (Smith) Shearstone died at his home after a second battle with cancer at the age of 65. Born in Taunton, Rich was the son of the late John and Edna (DíAmour) Shearstone. He was a graduate of Taunton High School class of 1964 and Lowell Technological Institute with his associateís degree. Rich served in the US Army Reserves 483rd Engineer Battalion Company B for twenty years. He was a retired civil engineer for the Mass State Department of Transportation in Taunton for thirty six years. He was a member of the Taunton Fish and Game Club and the Fall River Country Club. Richís hobbies, talents and pleasures included being with his family, wood working, building, creating stained glass, golf, playing cards with his friends, traveling and helping others. He was a lifelong member of St Johnís Episcopal Church in Taunton and served as a Jr Warden, Vestry Member and building and grounds keeper for many years. Rich was the father of Jeff R. Shearstone and his wife Theresa Jacobs of Framingham and Jenna Shearstone Vagias and her husband Wade, grandfather of Brooke Vagias all of Yellowstone National Park, Wyoming. Brother of George Shearstone and his wife Rita of Taunton and Joan Waal and her husband Carl of Monument Beach, MA. Calling hour will be held at the OíKeefe-Wade Funeral Home 70 Washington Street in Taunton Monday, May 28th from 4-7 PM. A celebration of life service will be held at St Johnís Episcopal Church in Taunton on Tuesday at 11 AM. In lieu of flowers donations in Richardís memory may be made to St Johnís Episcopal Church, 370 Bay Street, Taunton, MA, 02780 or a charity of one choice. Visit our website www.okeefewade.com to sign the online guestbook, obituaries & directions.
    Person ID I01520  McKenzie Genealogy
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2018 

    Father John Shearstone,   b. 1 Apr 1909,   d. Jul 1977, Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 68 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Mother Edna D'Amour,   b. 12 Nov 1922,   d. 2 May 2008, Taunton, Bristol County, Massachusetts Find all individuals with events at this location  (Age 85 years) 
    Relationship natural 
    Family ID F00813  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Cynthia Smith,   b. Private 
    Married Private 
    Children 
     1. Jeff R. Shearstone,   b. Private  [private]
     2. Jenna Shearstone,   b. Private  [private]
    Last Modified 27 Sep 2018 
    Family ID F00812  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart


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