James “David” Shaughnessy

October 12, 1944 - April 1, 2021
candle-small flame
Barbara Gately Light a candle
Light a Candle

Charity Donations

Make a Memorial Donation

Drago Funeral Home & Cremation Services
43-10 30th Avenue
Astoria, New York 11103
Thursday 4/8, 3:00 pm - 7:00 pm
All Souls Crematory
Friday 4/9
St. Josephs RC Church
43-19 30th Avenue
Astoria, New York 11103
Friday 4/9, 10:30 am - 11:15 am
Make a Memorial Donation
Donate Now

James “David” Shaughnessy passed away peacefully at home on 04/01/2021 after a brief, but brave battle with cancer. David was preceded in death by his wife Helene, as well as his son, Keith. They are now together in eternal peace. He leaves behind many nieces, nephews and a host of friends and colleagues he hasContinue Reading

Barbara Gately left a message on April 10, 2021:
I am sorry to hear of the passing of David..I was his hygienist for 10 years...he spoke of his Son Keith, and the love of fishing with his buddies...even shared a split pea recipe with me..Rest In Peace my friend...and RIP Keith💔
Jimmy Kearney left a message on April 6, 2021:
I worked with Davey at L-22 E-76. I haven’t seen Dave in a long time but he’s not a guy you’d ever forget. I’m sad to hear about his wife and son going before him. But I’m glad they’d be there to greet him. You’re in my Rosaries, Dave. Have a great journey.
Drago Funeral Home left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
Show More