Published in The Washington Post on Mar. 28, 2021
Brian Patrick Sheehan
May 28, 1939 - March 23, 2021
Brian "Puddy" Patrick Sheehan died March 23, 2021 peacefully
at Casey House in Maryland.
He was born on May 28, 1939 to the late Edwin and Charline
Sheehan in Washington, DC.
He is survived by his brother, Michael Sheehan and sister,
Patricia Heister; wife, Lana Cloud Sheehan, first wife, Denise Folliard, his children, Brian
Sheehan (Lisa) of Bethesda, MD., Dennis Sheehan (Laura) of Bethesda, MD., Colleen
Sheehan of Annapolis, MD., and Moira Sheehan Hayward (Robbie) of Vienna, VA.
Brian grew up in Silver Spring, MD and graduated from St. John's College High School
(1957) and Georgetown University. He is in the Athletic Halls of Fame at both schools for his
He served proudly as an officer in the U.S. Marine Corps. His career path centered on sales,
first at Xerox and IBM and later in residential real estate and finally in commercial real estate.
He loved all sports and was avid about golf and tennis and the Hoyas. His honesty, loyalty
and sense of humor made him a friend to many.
A Funeral Mass will take place April 30, at St. Bartholomew Church, Bethesda, MD 20817.
Visitors to the family will be received at 10 a.m. and service at 11 a.m.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations be made to the Montgomery Hospice, Casey
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