On Wednesday, June 30, 2018 at 6:00 p.m. Michael Sheehan passed away at his home, surrounded by his loving wife and children.
Mike was the husband of Madelynne Sheehan, father of April Dobson and Melissa Capobianco, grandfather of Lucy, Charlotte, and Phoebe Dobson, brother of Scott Foster and Bruce Foster;
and son of Ilse Arndt.
Friends and family are welcome to gather for a reception and traditional Irish music at Mike and Maddy’s home after the service.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that donations be made in Mike’s name to the Southern Poverty Law Center or to Planned Parenthood.
Mike was a beloved husband, cherished father, devoted grandfather, veteran of the United States Marine Corps, member of the Oregon State Bar, Ph.D Economist, tenacious community activist,
formidable chess player, enthusiastic poet, pun aficionado, political rabble-rouser, lifelong scholar, mensch, and loyal friend. May we honor him with our good works and our good humor, and may his memory be a blessing.