Richard Sheehy was born in Cloquet, Minnesota. His parents were Henry Sheehy and Agnes LaPrairie Sheehy.
He was a retired boilermaker. Richard was a U.S. Navy Korean War veteran. He married Judy Bush on Nov. 29, 1980. He was a member of the Fond Du Lac of Lakeshore Superior Chippewa; and American Legion Post 140, Clinton, Indiana.
Survivors include his wife, Judy Sheehy of Clinton, Indiana; one son and one daughter of northern Indiana; four stepsons, Jeff Baysinger of Clinton, Randy Baysinger of Clinton, Tim Baysinger of Clinton and Mark Baysinger of St. Augustine, Florida; and several grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and nieces and nephews.
Per request of Mr. Sheehy, cremation was chosen.
Giovanini Funeral Home in Clinton is in charge of arrangements.
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Published on July 19, 2017