1947 - 2017

Thomas Charles Sheehan, 69, of Pekin, passed away Wednesday, Jan. 4, 2017.

Tom was born Dec. 12, 1947, in Peoria.

He was the father of Sean Sheehan and David Sheehan; brother of Jerry (Katherine) Sheehan of Pekin and Barbara (Walter) Mellens of Naperville; and uncle to nine nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his loving mother, Mary Ellen and father, Jerry Sheehan; as well as brothers, Michael and Patrick Sheehan.

Tom graduated from St. Bede Academy in Peru and served in the United States Air Force.

Graveside services for immediate family members will take place at 1 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 14, at St. Mary’s Cemetery, Peoria.