In Loving Memory of Catherine M. Sheehan (Kaky)

January 27, 1936
Stamford, CT
March 28, 2017
Fairfield, CT
Funeral Home

Spear-Miller Funeral Home

39 South Benson Road,
Fairfield CT US 06824


Spear-Miller Funeral Home, Sunday 3-7 PM

39 South Benson Road,
CT 06824

April 02, 2017


St. Pius X Church

Mass of Christian Burial

834 Brookside Drive,
CT 06824

Monday, April 3rd, 11:00 AM


Family Gathering


Alzheimer's Association

200 Executive Boulevard,
Suite 4B,
CT 06489-1058

Catherine M. Sheehan

Catherine M. Sheehan, (Kaky) age 81, of Fairfield, formerly of Stamford, beloved wife of the late John J. Sheehan, Jr. (Jack), passed away peacefully Tuesday, March 28, 2017. Born and raised in Stamford the daughter of the late Richard and Catherine McTigue, she had been a Stamford resident for many years prior to moving to Fairfield ten years ago. Mrs. Sheehan was retired from the New Canaan Board of Education. She delighted in time spent with her family and especially loved baking for her grandchildren. Catherine always looked forward to her daily walks. Survivors include her six beloved children, Jack Sheehan of Fairfield, Gerard Sheehan and his wife Felita of Bethel, Daniel Sheehan of Valrico, FL, Mary Kate Sheehan of Fairfield, Stephen Sheehan and his wife Kristine of Trumbull and Shannon Boldrighini and her husband Richard of Fairfield; eight cherished grandchildren, Meghan, Erin, Colleen, Kevin, Jane, Jack, Charlie and Samantha; a sister, Joan Walsh; a brother, Richard McTigue, and several nieces and nephews. In addition to her husband Jack, she was predeceased by her grandson, Luke Daniel Sheehan, a brother Thomas McTigue and a sister, Cecilia Kolenda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Monday, April 3, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. meeting directly at St. Pius X Church, 834 Brookside Drive, Fairfield. Interment will be private in St. John’s Cemetery, Darien. Friends may call Sunday from 3-7 p.m. in the Spear-Miller Funeral Home, 39 South Benson Road, Fairfield. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions may be made to the Alzheimer’s Association, 200 Executive Blvd., Suite 4B, Southington, CT 06489. For information or to offer an online condolence please visit

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