Attica, N.Y. — Maurice P. "Moe" Shea, 58, of Attica, N.Y. formerly of Methuen, died September 28, 2012 at Wyoming County Community Hospital in Warsaw, N,Y.
He was born February 15, 1954 in Lawrence, the son of Sandi (Danella) Shea of Methuen and the late Martin Shea. Moe was educated in Methuen grammar schools and graduated from Greater Lawrence Regional Vocational Technical High School class of 1971.
Moe was the owner of J&M Fast Freight in Alden, N.Y. for 30 years and was a member of NYS Motor Truck Association.
He is survived by his beloved companion of over thirty years, Jerilynn Mazur of Attica: four children, Jim and his wife Shelly Plonka of Cowlesville, N.Y., Guy and his wife Jill Plonka of Marilla, N.Y., Jean and her husband Shawn Kamysz of Cowlesville, N.Y. and Jody and her husband Mark Chowaniec of Depew, N.Y.; ten grandchildren and three great-grandchildren. He was the brother of Brian and his wife Peggy Shea of Methuen and the late Russell and Gary Shea. He was the uncle of Kathleen and her husband Shaun Dunlevy and Jeff Shea of Methuen. Also surviving is his aunt, Dorothy and her husband Tom Coleman of Methuen.
ARRANGEMENTS: Relatives and friends will be warmly received for visiting hours on Wednesday, October 3 from 4 to 8:00 p.m. at Cataudella Funeral Home, 126 Pleasant Valley St., Methuen. A mass of Christian burial will take place Thursday, October 4 at 10 a.m. at St. Lucy Church ,254 Merrimack St., Methuen. Entombment will follow in St. Mary’s Mausoleum Lawrence. Memorial donations in his memory are requested to St. Jude Hospital, P.O. Box 1000, Dept. 142, Memphis, TN 38148-0142.
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