David L. Sheehan

United States Air Force

Service times: August 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m.

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David L. Sheehan, 70, of Columbia, passed away on Sunday, August 19, 2018 at the Lancaster General Hospital. Born in Caledonia, MN, he was the son of the late Donald (Toppy) and Beatrice (Betty) Sheehan.

David attended St. Mary's Grade School and Caledonia High School in Minnesota where he excelled in wrestling. He was also an excellent high diver. He was employed as a sales representative for over 32 years at Fullmer Industries Sales, Douglassville, PA. He proudly served in the U.S.A.F. during the Viet Nam War working as an aircraft mechanic. He was a member of the Columbia Fraternal Association; Wrightsville Social Club; American Legion Post 372 and enjoyed fishing, traveling and golf.

He was an awesome brother and friend and will be missed forever. Survivors include, son Casey (Amy Nissley) Sheehan; sister, Bonnie (Russ) Riley; nephews, Alan, Sean and Jason Marty; niece, Shanna Will; 12 great-nieces and nephews. His best friend and partner, Deb Myers and her children, Joey (Steve) Braas, Jon Myers and grandchildren Stephen and Meghan Braas also survive.

A memorial service will be held at the Clyde W. Kraft Funeral Home, Inc., 519 Walnut St., Columbia, PA 17512 on Saturday, August 25, 2018 at 11:00 a.m. with the Rev. Joshua R. Brommer, officiating. There will be no viewing; however, the family will receive friends one hour prior to the service. Kindly omit flowers. Contributions to the American Lung Association in David's memory would be deeply appreciated.

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