Shawn T. Cavanaugh
Devil Hills- Shawn Thomas Cavanaugh, 44, passed away at his home
in the early hours of March 7, 2017. Shawn had a brief but courageous
battle with cancer.
Shawn was born in Woodbridge, England September 15, 1972. He was raised globally by many people who loved him dearly.
Shawn was a well known painter, roofer and general tradesman in the
local community. When not hard at work, Shawn enjoyed his time with his
beach family and friends and especially loved going on outings with his
daughter, who was his sunshine. He was blessed recently to
reconnect with his son.
Surviving Shawn is his daughter, Breahna
Cavanaugh of Kill Devil Hills; his son David Adams of Newport News, VA;
his mother Cher Ketcham of Arizona; his brother Robert Rybicky (Donna)
of Valdosta, GA; his sister Brandie Cavanaugh, also of Valdosta, GA;
one grandson; three nephews; and many other extended family members and
A visitation for friends and family is planned
for Friday March 10, 2017 at the Gallop Chapel (Nags Head) from 6 pm to
8 pm. Shawn's cremated remains will be dispersed to the sea at a
The family gratefully suggests that those
wishing to honor Shawn's memory with a donation, do so through Gallop
Funeral Services, Inc. to offset funeral expenses.
to the family may be expressed via the online register
www.gallopfuneralservices.com. Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. was
entrusted with arrangements.
Gallop Funeral Services, Inc. 6917 S. Croatan
Hwy. Nags Head, NC 27959