In Memory of






Obituary for Anna "Jean" Genevieve Shea (Tobin)

It is with profound sadness that the family of the late Anna "Jean" Genevieve (Tobin) Shea announces her sudden passing. Jean passed away at St. Clare’s Mercy Hospital, St. John’s, NL on Wednesday, February 19th, 2020 at the age of 68 years.

Jean is predeceased by her parents – William & Bridget Tobin; infant sisters – Mary Ester & Josephine; infant brother – Gerard; parents-in-law – Leo & Catherine Shea; siblings-in-law – Infant girl Annie, Leo Shea, Genevieve Power (John), Catherine Shea, Veronica Murdza & Tony Lewins.

Left with loving memories is her husband of 50 years, Bill Shea; children – Nancy Lewis (Tony), George Shea, Dale Shea (Kathy Roberts), all of Fleur de Lys, NL, Lisa Mitchell (Francis), Woodstock, NL, Ester Lewis (Carlos), Labrador City, NL & Billie-Joe Hodder (Philip), St. John’s, NL; grandchildren – Billie-Jean, Sherri-Lynn, Sheena, Chantelle; Dennis, Deanna, Sarah, DJ; Matthew, Justina, Jenna; Karlee, Kolby; Zoe & Willow; great-grandchildren – Arabella & Ronnie; siblings – Harold Tobin (Lucy), Patrick Tobin (Lucy), Midge Tobin, Jerry Tobin (Julie), Fred Tobin (Bessie) & Len Tobin (Karen); siblings-in-law - Jimmy Shea (Doreen), Stacey Shea (Junior Burton), Shirley Shea (Steve Godsmark), Angus Shea, Myrtle Dempsey (Patrick), Beth Lewins, Linda Shea & Edwin Murdza; special pets – Benji & Violet (Ollie), as well as a large circle of extended family and friends.

Father Camillus Ekedobe conducted the Mass of Christian Burial from St. Theresa's Roman Catholic Church, Fleur de Lys, NL on Monday, February 24th, 2020 at 3:00pm.

As an expression of sympathy, flowers are gratefully accepted, or donations may be made in Jean's memory to Fleur de Lys Fire Brigade, P.O. Box 9, Fleur de Lys, NL A0K 2M0, or contact the town of Fleur de Lys, at 709-253-3131.

“Every fear will be undone and death will be no more, as songs of the angels bring you home, before the face of God.”

Funeral Arrangements have been entrusted to Foster Funeral Home, 22 Main Street, Baie Verte, NL.

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