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Insurance executive , Lawyer

John Francis Shea, American Insurance Product liability Civil litigation, general insurance executive, lawyer Member Connecticut House ofReps., 1960-1962; Member Connecticut Republican Central Committee, 1965-1973; Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, International Association Defense Counsel, Connecticut Criminal Justice Commission; Club: ManchesterCountry.; Lodge: Knights of Columbus.

Background

Shea,, John Francis was born on September 11, 1928 in Manchester, Connecticut, United States. Son of John Francis and Irene Ann (Moriarty) Shea.

Education

S.John Francis and Irene Ann (Moriarty) S. Bachelor of Arts, Providence College, 1950. Juris Doctor, U. Connecticut, 1953.

Career

Attorney Aetna Life & Casulty Company, Hartford, 1953—1955, vice president, since 1980. Partner Marte, Shea & Keith, Attorneys, Manchester, Connecticut, 1955—1973. Judge Superior Court, 1973—1980.

Director Society Savings, Hartford. Member Connecticut House Representatives, 1960—1962. Chairman Republican Town Committee, Manchester, Connecticut, 1959—1964.

Member Connecticut Republican Central Committee, 1965—1973. Board directors Asbestos Claims Facility, 1984—1988.

Achievements

  • Bar: Connecticut, United States District Court Connecticut 64, United States Supreme Court 67.

Membership

Member Connecticut House ofReps., 1960-1962. Member Connecticut Republican Central Committee, 1965-1973. Member American Bar Association, Connecticut Bar Association, International Association Defense Counsel, Connecticut Criminal Justice Commission.

Club: ManchesterCountry. Lodge: Knights of Columbus.

Connections

Married Grayce Elinore Kummel, April 28, 1956. Children: Martin, Kevin, Christine, Daniel.

father:
John Francis Shea

mother:
Irene Ann (Moriarty) Shea

spouse:
Grayce Elinore Kummel

child:
Martin Shea

child:
Kevin Shea

child:
Christine Shea

child:
Daniel Shea