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John (Jack) Earl Sheedy

Obituary Information

Service Details

VISITATION

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 15th

Time:
One hour prior to the service

Location: Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church
Rural Austin, MN

MEMORIAL SERVICE

Date: Wednesday, Nov. 15th

Time: 11:00 A.M.

Location:
Red Oak Grove
Lutheran Cemetery
Rural Austin, MN

BURIAL

Red Oak Grove
Lutheran Cemetery
Rural Austin, MN

   

Obituary

John (Jack) Earl Sheedy, age 77 of Austin, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, November 7, 2017 at St. Mark’s Lutheran Home in Austin. He was born January 30, 1940 in Austin, Minnesota, to Harry and Eleanor (Earl) Sheedy. He attended both Austin and Blooming Prairie High School’s, graduating with the class of 1958 from Blooming Prairie.  Jack worked in construction for Ulland Brothers Inc. for 23 years and was also a farmer all his life. On June 14, 1959, Jack married Eileen Dalager at Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church in rural Austin, Minnesota. Together the couple raised 2 children. He was a longtime member of Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church in rural Austin. Jack enjoyed fishing, hunting, woodworking, and snowmobiling. Jack will be dearly missed by all who knew and loved him.

Survivors include his wife Eileen Sheedy of Austin, MN; his children Lori (Greg) Stackhouse of Hayfield, MN, David (Connie) Sheedy of Little Elm, TX; 3 grandchildren Blaine (Katherine) Stackhouse of Hayfield, MN, JB Stackhouse of Hayfield, MN, Cheyenne Redfearn of Lewisville TX; and sister JoAnn (Richard) Tufte of Austin, MN. He was preceded in death by his parents Harry and Eleanor Sheedy, and his brothers Patrick Sheedy and Paul Sheedy.

Memorial services will be held at 11:00 a.m. on Wednesday, November 15, 2017 at Red Oak Grove Lutheran Church in rural Austin, Minnesota with Pastor Lindsay Stolen officiating. The Sheedy family will greet friends for one hour prior to the service at the church on Wednesday. Interment will be in Red Oak Grove Lutheran Cemetery, rural Austin, Minnesota. Worlein Funeral Home of Austin is assisting the family with arrangements. Condolences may be expressed to the family online at www.worlein.com.

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