Gerald “Jerry” Joseph Sheehan Jr., 72, of Front Royal, Virginia passed away on Thursday, February 6, 2020 at the University of Virginia Medical Center in Charlottesville.
A celebration of his life will be held on Wednesday, February 12, 2020 at 4 PM at Maddox Funeral Home, 105 West Main Street, Front Royal.
Jerry was born on May 29, 1947 in Brattleboro, Vermont to the late Gerald Sr. and Pauline Calipari Sheehan. He was also preceded in death by his sister, Maryanne Sheehan.
He was an Environmentalist for the Department of Defense and an Army veteran of the Vietnam War.
Survivors include his wife of 19 years, Luzia Cruz-Sheehan of Front Royal; daughter, Juliana Cruz of Front Royal; son, Matthew Sheehan of Colton, New York; sister, Catherine Sheehan of Conway, Massachusetts; brother, Patrick Sheehan of Silver Spring, Maryland and granddaughter, Julie Cruz Azevedo of Front Royal.
The family will receive friends one hour prior to the service at the funeral home.