Laura Ann Shea

Laura Ann Shea

February 26th, 1964 February 5th, 2020

Sign in to the Family Interactive Login

The Family Interactive feature enhances An Amazing Life. Authorized family members can securely access their loved one's memorial website settings at any time.

Share Book of Memories with a Friend

Please enter the name and email details so that we can send your friend a link to the online tribute. No names or addresses will be collected by using this service.

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

To share your memory on the wall of Laura Ann Shea, sign in using one of the following options:

Sign in with Facebook


Or sign in with your email address

Your condolence has been posted successfully

Provide comfort for the family by sending flowers or planting a tree in memory of Laura Ann Shea.

No Thanks

Contact Funeral Home

Please enter your question / comment below:

Email Sent

Your email has been sent.

Laura Ann's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

  •  Full Name
  •  Initials
  •  Anonymous
By continuing, you agree with the terms and privacy policy.

Laura Ann's Tribute Fund's Tribute Fund

There may be a delay while processing. Please do not click the back button or refresh while a payment is processing.


Obituary for Laura Ann Shea

SHEA, Laura Ann, of Cambridge, passed peacefully at home on February 5, 2020, after a longtime chronic illness. Beloved daughter of Catherine Kelly-Mahon of Sandwich and the late Ralph A. Shea. Loving sister of Catherine M. Hanson and her husband Jeffrey of Medfield, and the late Siobhan Shea. Proud mother of Paul, Teddy, and Charlie, and aunt of Coralia Leech and her husband Adam, and John Hanson. Laura is also survived by her longtime companion Ronald VanAmburgh of Malden, and her uncle George Mahon and wife Ann, her aunt Lillian Pirelli and husband Ralph, her cousins, Mariann, Nancy, Susan, and her dear friend, Judy.

Laura was born in Boston on February 26, 1964. She grew up in Dover, MA, graduated from Dover Sherborn High School, and attended the University of Vermont and Boston Conservatory. Laura loved to sing and dance.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated on Friday February 14th at 11:00 am in The Most Precious Blood Church, Dover, MA. Relatives and friends are invited to attend. Burial private. Visiting hours omitted. In lieu of flowers, donations in Laura’s memory may be made to NAMI Cape Cod & The Islands, 5 Mark Lane, Hyannis, MA 02601-3792, or online at

Read Less

Sign Up for Notifications

Receive notifications about information and event scheduling for Laura Ann

Service Details

  • Funeral Mass

    Friday, February 14th, 2020 | 11:00am
    Most Precious Blood Church
    30 Centre Street
    Dover, MA
    Get Directions: View Map | Text | Email |
    Friday, February 14th, 2020

Photos & Videos

Photo Album

Upload up to 10 images at a time, max 8MB each

Subscribe to Updates

We encourage you to share any memorable photos or stories about Laura Ann. All tributes placed on and purchased through this memorial website will remain on in perpetuity for generations.

Tribute Wall

Private Condolence
Would you like to attach a photo to your condolence?

Steve schwalm

Laura was the birth mother to our two beautiful boys. She was a sweet and gentle soul full of kindness and love for everyone and generously gave her boys -- our boys The Gift of Life and the best one that she was able to give them. She will be dearly missed.
Comment | Posted at 06:27pm via Condolence

Jack Dunn

Very sorry for your loss.
Comment | Posted at 03:55pm via Condolence

Mary H. La Croce

Dear Laura, a brave soul who captivated us with her gentle, loving nature will be remembered for her patience and pure spirit.
Comment | Posted at 10:15am via Condolence

Love, Mary

Kate, Many blessings. We are grieving with you. Love and hugs, Mary and Jim
Flower Image

Memorial Flowers Purchased

Love, Mary purchased flowers for the family of Laura Ann Shea.
Comment | Posted at 09:30am via Floral Arrangements

Judy Johnson

I was fortunate to have known Laura for the last nineteen years of her life. She was a joy to be with, and we had many visits over the years. She was a very loving and giving person. I met her mother Catherine and the three of us celebrated many holidays together. I will always miss Laura and am so thankful I saw her recently and gave her a kiss on the head, telling her how much I cared. May she rest in peace.

Judy Johnson
Comment | Posted at 03:35pm via Condolence

Why light a candle?

This is why you should light a candle..

Share by: