Sally Shea, 87, of Trumbull and Westbrook, elementary school teacher, homemaker, wife of the late Richard Shea, died Oct. 7, at her daughter’s home in Springfield, Va.

Born in Bridgeport to John and Catherine Robstock.

Survived by her children and their spouses, Randy and Sally Gress of Madison, Dick and Jean Shea of West Hartford, Tim and Nan Shea of East Greenwich, R.I., John and Tracy Shea of Charlestown, Mass., Ed and Kelly Shea of Newport, R.I., Rob and Mary Newell of Springfield, Va. and Frank Shea of Stamford, many grandchildren, a sister, Jean Sedensky and many nephews and nieces.

Also predeceased by a sister, two brothers-in-law and sister-in-law.

Burial: Nichols Village Cemetery, Trumbull.

Memorial contributions: The Bridgeport Public Education Fund for the benefit of the Bridgeport public school system. Tax deductible contributions can be made online at bpef.org or sent to BPEF, Inc. 446 University Avenue, Bridgeport, CT 06604.

Cyril F. Mullins Funeral Home, Trumbull.