Paula K. Sheehan

October 24, 1938 ~ February 27, 2020 (age 81)


Hudson – Paula K. Sheehan, age 81, died peacefully on February 27, 2020, at Rose Monahan Hospice Home, Worcester. She confidently trusted in Jesus throughout a long period of declining health and is now happily in the arms of her Lord. Born in Boston to Grace (Gilbert) and Paul Sheehan, Paula was predeceased by her siblings Philip, Peggy, and Danny Sheehan and Mary Young. She leaves her nieces Debbie and Mary-beth Young of Maine and her dear friend Phyllis Roys of Hudson, in whose home she lived for many years.

Paula always worked and loved learning from her various occupations. In no particular order, her employment included psychiatric hospital aide, florist, Boston cab driver, bartender, canteen truck operator, interior painter and wallpaperer, factory worker, and school bus driver, the job she did for many years and retired from as a Framingham municipal employee. A lifelong learner, Paula earned a certificate as a paralegal. She loved reading, Bible study, animals of all kinds but especially dogs, and politics. She told great stories and loved a good laugh.

Funeral arrangements are private and under the direction of Tighe-Hamilton Funeral Home, Hudson. If you wish, please send a donation in Paula’s memory to either Cocker Spaniel Rescue of New England, PO Box 162, Greenfield, NH 03047, online at; or Rose Monahan Hospice Home, 10 Judith Rd., Worcester, MA 01602-3213, online at

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