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James Douglas SHEEHAN passed away at the age of 80 years and 9 months on August 29, 2017, at Saint-François d’Assise Hospital in Quebec City. Predeceased by his parents Lena Lewin and John Sheehan, he was the beloved husband of Gisele Gagnon, loving father of Steven (Claire Morneau) and Gary, proud grandfather of Samuel, Thomas, Kelly and Michelle; brother to Kathleen (late William Murphy and late Herman Murphy), late Raymond (Claudette Lavergne), Harry (Elmire Guimond), Paddy (Joan Lamont); brother-in-Law to Marcelle, Monique (late Claude Leclerc), Julienne, Gaston (Jocelyne Frégeau) and Ginette (Gary Miehm); and loved by many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends.

The family wishes to extend its thanks to the staff of Saint-François d’Assise Hospital for their care, compassion and support. The funeral service was held at the Parc Commemoratif La Souvenance on September 1, 2017. As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations may be made to the Fondation du CHU Québec-Palliative Care Unit of Saint-François d’Assise Hospital, 10 rue de l’Espinay, Québec (QC), G1L 3L5.