Francis X. Shea of Ridgefield died Jan. 28, 2015, at home, with his copies of the Spiritual Exercises of St. Ignatius of Loyola and A Charlie Brown Christmas, his family said.

Mr. Shea was a Ridgefield resident since 1971 and a member of St. Mary parish.

He was a father, Korean war veteran and graduate of Fordham Law, 1968, admitted to the bar in Florida, New York and Connecticut.

—by the staff