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Timothy J. Shields

October 12, 2012

Timothy J. Shields

SEEKONK - Timothy "TJ" J. Shields, 46, passed away after a battle with cancer on Wednesday, October 10, 2012. He was the beloved husband of Kathie S. (Cabral) Shields for twenty years.
Born in Woonsocket, he was the son of William M. Shields of Pawtucket and the late Muriel R. (Kittredge) Shields, and the stepson of Dulce Shields of Pawtucket.
"TJ" resided in Attleboro and Pawtucket before moving to Seekonk eight years ago. He was a Senior Field Auditor for Cumberland Farms since 1993. "TJ" was an active communicant of St. Teresa Church, Pawtucket. He loved being involved with his children and their friends, and enjoyed attending their school and sports activities. He was also a coach for Darlington Girls Softball as well as the Rhode Impact Travel Team for the past eleven years.
Besides his wife, father and stepmother, he leaves two children, Tyler W. Shields and Katelyn N. Shields both of Seekonk; his grandmother, Esther Kittredge of Attleboro and his uncle, Charles Kittredge of Pawtucket.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend a Mass of Christian Burial on Monday at 10 a.m. in St. Teresa Church, 358 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. Interment will follow at Newell Burying Ground, South Attleboro. VISITATION will be Sunday 2 to 5 p.m. at WILLIAM W. TRIPP Funeral Home, 1008 Newport Ave., Pawtucket. In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts to The Jimmy Fund, 10 Brookline Place West, 6th Floor, Brookline, MA 02445-9924 will be appreciated. For online condolences visit:

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