Procession ‘befitting a superhero’ deliberate
MARSHFIELD (CBS) – A procession is deliberate to honor Danny Sheehan of Marshfield who died after a battle with most cancers. Police are asking residents to line streets, yards and sidewalks of Marshfield this Wednesday at 7 p.m. for a closing farewell to Danny, who was named an honorary officer.
The eight-year-old turned an web sensation final 12 months when he opened a gift to seek out the Aquaman motion determine. He screamed for pleasure.
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It was so pure and heartfelt that it prompted the Aquaman actor, Jason Momoa, to contact Danny. Momoa mentioned, “Love U, child boy. Relaxation In Peace. You’ll dwell in my coronary heart. I dedicate Aquaman 2 to you.”
Danny handed away Sunday within the arms of his dad and mom. “We are going to snuggle once more quickly,” his dad and mom mentioned in a press release. “My finest pal. My candy particular good boy. Mummy and daddy love you so.”
Danny’s spirit took maintain on the Marshfield Boys and Ladies Membership the place a mural was painted on a wall for all to see. “The braveness he gave, not solely us as a employees, or a membership, is the opposite youngsters and his classmates,” mentioned Jim Bunnell of the Boys and Ladies Membership.
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Danny’s passing was keenly felt on the Marshfield Police Division. He was named an honorary officer a number of years in the past. “Simply his identify alone introduced smiles to individuals’s faces and what a fantastic younger man and it’s an enormous loss for all of us,” mentioned Police Chief Phil Tavares.
The procession to honor Danny can be held at 7 p.m. Wednesday. “Police, Hearth and the household of Officer Sheehan can be escorting him from St. Christine’s and assembly up with extra Police and Hearth by the Furnace Brook Faculty parking zone for a procession befitting a superhero!” Marshfield Police mentioned.
“Danny didn’t prefer it QUIET …..so the sirens will blast, the lights will shine and we hope Marshfield seems within the colourful apparel Danny favored and makes as a lot noise as he did……Little question he’ll be smiling down from above!”
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The procession will go from Roche Brothers down Route 139, flip onto Dyke Highway and Careswell then onto Webster and again onto Route 139 ending at MacDonald’s Funeral House.