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David P. Shaughnessy

April 07, 1971 - August 02, 2017

David P. Shaughnessy, age 46, a resident of Aurora, IL, passed away unexpectedly on August 2, 2017.

David is survived by his beloved wife of 16 years, Helen; his loving daughters, Eileen Margaret, Shannon Marie and Maggie Ann Shaughnessy; his mother, Janet Price; his brothers, John L. Shaughnessy, IV, Michael Shaughnessy and Patrick Shaughnessy; his nieces and nephews, John L.,V, Joseph and Katie Shaughnessy, Phoebe, Isabel and Michael Shaughnessy, as well as a lifetime of great friends. He was preceded in death by his father, John L. Shaughnessy, III.

David was born on April 7, 1971 in Blue Island, IL. He was an accomplished scuba diver and completed over 700 dives, all over the world. He was a huge fan of the Chicago Blackhawks. David was always ready for an adventure and was excited to start a new chapter in his life as a small business owner. He was a true friend to all and was always there if someone needed something. Above all, David was a loving husband and a generous and caring father who will be deeply missed by all who knew him.


Funeral Information


Visitation will be Monday, August 7, 4:00 until 9:00 PM at the Friedrich-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, 44 S. Mill St., Naperville. A celebration of David’s life will be held on Tuesday, August 8, 10:00 AM at the funeral home. The family requests that those attending please share their favorite memory or story of Dave as part of the service. Interment will be private.

Donations Information

For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to David’s life, memorials to the Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance, 14 Pennsylvania Plaza, Suite 2110, New York, NY 10122 or Clean Ocean Action, 18 Hart Shorne Dr., Suite 2, Islands, NJ 07732 would be greatly appreciated.

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Ovarian Cancer Research Fund Alliance
Clean Ocean Action

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