Shawn D. Covell Sr., Age 56 of Lakeville, passed away unexpectedly on Tuesday, October 8th, 2019. Born in Brockton on December 17th, 1962, he was the son of the late Madeline and Donald Covell.
Shawn was an avid Boston sports fan and enjoyed nothing more than watching the New England Patriots win. He loved reading his newspaper in his downtime. Shawn took pleasure in playing golf, softball and horseshoes with family and friends. He truly loved spending time with his family, especially his grandchildren. He also enjoyed having family get-togethers and loved to host the family Christmas party every year. Shawn was loved by many and will be truly missed by all.
Shawn is survived by his four sons; Mike McNeil and fiancé Kendra Anthony of Middleboro: Bill McNeil and wife Lisa of Middleboro: George McNeil and wife Leanne of Lakeville: and Shawn Covell Jr. and his wife Katie of Middleboro. He leaves two brothers: Mark Covell and Bruce Covell; and One sister: Lisa Covell. He was also the brother of the Late Rick and David Covell. Shawn was a devoted grandfather to Dylan and Emily Covell: George McNeil Jr: Cameron, Aiden, Kendall, Marissa and Payton McNeil. He also leaves several step-grandchildren and many nieces, nephews, extended family members and friends.
Visiting hours will be held in the Dahlborg-MacNevin Funeral Home, 280 Bedford St. Lakeville, on Wednesday October 16th from 5-8 PM with a funeral service at 7:30 PM. A celebration of life will be held at the Mitchell Memorial Club, 29 Elm St. Middleboro on Thursday, October 17th from 6-10 PM. Relatives and friends are respectfully invited to attend. In lieu of flowers, Expressions of sympathy can be made to the Riendeau-Mulvey Funeral home "Memorial Cremation", Taunton MA, to help cover the cost of Shawn’s funeral and cremation services. To make a donation, get directions or to leave an online condolence, please visit www.r-mfh.com/notices/Shawn-CovellSr. Services provided by Riendeau Mulvey Funeral Home “Memorial Cremation”, Taunton MA.