Kevin M. Shaughnessy, 49, died at his home in West Yarmouth on December 25, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Penny (Ripley) Shaughnessy and son of Mary L. (Hansberry) Shaughnessy and Donald R. Shaughnessy.
Kevin grew up in Newton, MA and served in the U.S. Navy from 1981 – 1985. He was a long time resident of Watertown and Newton, and moved to West Yarmouth four years ago. He was a self employed general contractor and a former employee of Verizon. Kevin was a great fan of the Patriots and a member of Sons of Erin in Yarmouth.
In addition to his wife and parents, Kevin leaves two children Ashley Erin Shaughnessy of Watertown and Brendan Michael Shaughnessy of West Yarmouth. He also leaves three sisters Donna Scully of Naples, FL., Maryanne Morse of West Yarmouth, Janet Bibo of Natick, as well as many nieces and nephews.
Visiting hours will be held at the Morris, O’Connor & Blute Funeral Home, 58 Long Pond Dr., South Yarmouth, on Sunday December 30, from 3 – 7 pm. A Funeral Mass will be celebrated on Monday December 31, at Saint Pius X Church, South Yarmouth at 11 am. Burial will follow at Massachusetts National Cemetery, Bourne, MA.,
Gifts in his memory may be made to the American Cancer Society, 30 Speen St., Framingham, MA 01701 www.cancer.org