Jeanne L. Sheehy

Jul 29, 1922 - Mar 24, 2015

Obituary

SHEEHY, Jeanne Lois (Albright) Jeanne joined our Lord on March 24, 2015. Born in Sacramento, CA to Mae and Sidney Silas Albright on July 29, 1922 and graduating from C.K. McClatchy High School, she married Edward Joseph Sheehy, moving to various locations working in the PX’s, while he trained with the 8th Army Air Force. She returned to Sacramento while he was over seas, and was employed by Southern Pacific Railroad. Throughout her life she held many executive positions including Secretary to the California State Director of Agriculture, Administrative Assistant to various legislators, Administrative Assistant to several California State Treasurers including Bert Betts and Ivy Baker Priest, while also being an active member in the PTA, Kappa Delta sorority, a Girl Scout Troup leader and various other organizations. Jeanne enjoyed shopping, golfing, entertaining, playing bridge, RVing, travel around the globe and making new friends. Survivors include Jo Ann Sheehy Querin, Brookings, Oregon and Michael Patrick Sheehy (Denise), Los Angeles, California. She was predeceased by husband, Ed in 2002, companion Jack Gillespie in 2013 and grandson, David Joseph Willis in 1991. Services will be held in East Lawn Cemetery on Folsom Blvd at 11 a.m. on Wednesday, April 1, 2015. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Shriner’s Hospital of Northern California, 2425 Stockton Blvd., Sacramento, CA 95817 or charity of your choice .

Funeral Home:
George L. Klumpp Chapel of Flowers
3691 Riverside Blvd.
Sacramento, CA
US 95818

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