Shawn Francis Gargan, 58, beloved husband of 22 years of DiMarie (Cartagena) Gargan, passed away peacefully at home on Friday April 30, 2021 with his loving family by his side. He was born in Pittsfield, MA to Rita (Bean) and the late William Gargan. Shawn graduated from Dalton High School before entering the U.S. Navy, where he served his country honorably. He was employed as the Division Manager for Industrial Steel and Boiler Service in Chicopee, for many years. Shawn leaves his loving and devoted wife, DiMarie of Springfield, two daughters, Victoria D. Gargan and Shanann M. Gargan, both of Springfield, his mother, Rita Murray and her husband Robert of Pittsfield, stepmother, Gail Gargan of Connecticut, brother, David Gargan and his wife Liz of Nashville, TN, two sisters, Laurie “Lori” Gargan and Kelly Gargan, both of Pittsfield, step brothers, Brian and Bruce Rosenhein of Connecticut, nine nieces, three nephews and many dear friends over the years. A Funeral Service will be held for Shawn on Saturday, May 8, beginning at 1 p.m. at the Hafey Springfield Chapels, 494 Belmont Ave. A period of visitation will be held prior to the service on Saturday from 10:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. at the funeral home. Burial will be private and at the convenience of the family. Memorial donations may be made in Shawn’s name to D ’Amour Center for Cancer Care, 3350 Main St. Springfield, MA, 01107. For directions and to leave an online condolence for the family, please visit www.hafeyfuneralservice.com
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