Shawn Michael Lavallee
November 8, 1973 – November 9, 2021
Shawn Michael Lavallee of Omaha, NE, passed away unexpectedly on November 9, 2021. Shawn was born on November 8, 1973, in Omaha and attended St Bernadette School and Gross Catholic High School. He spent 17 years as a mechanic at Certified Transmission.
Shawn was a lifelong ball player (first baseball, then softball) and spent many nights and weekends on the field. Recently, he added curling to his sporting resume. He was an avid Jays fan and enjoyed many years of CWS tailgating and games. Baseball and football seasons were spent cheering on the Red Sox and Raiders!
Shawn was preceded in death by his father, Thomas Lavallee; grandparents, Henry and Edra Lavallee, and grandfather, Lewis Pierce. Those left to treasure his memory include his loving girlfriend, Elizabeth Linke of Omaha, NE; grandmother, Elaine Pierce of Beaumont, TX; mother and stepfather, Teresa and Bill Sjulin of Ames, IA; sisters: Kelly Lavallee of Port Neches, TX, Kara Lavallee of Groves, TX, and Kimberly Lavallee of Des Moines, IA; stepbrother, Jason Sjulin (Kristin) of Ankeny, IA; stepsister, Whitney Holland (Billy) of Tulsa, OK; nephews, Tyler and Dominick; nieces, Alexis and Adelyn; and numerous other family members and friends.
CELEBRATION OF LIFE: Thursday, November 18th at 11am at the West Center Chapel. Luncheon to follow at the Omaha Firefighters Hall (12pm to 3pm). In lieu of flowers, memorials may be sent to the funeral home to be directed by the family at a later date.
To view a live broadcast of the Celebration of Life, please go to www.heafeyheafey.com and click the “View Live Cast” button on the home page.