Thomas E. O’Shaughnessy, 91, of Versailles, died Friday, Nov. 17, 2017, at Thomson-Hood Veterans Center in Wilmore, Ky.
Born on Aug. 27, 1926, in Bay City, Michigan, he was the son of the late Edwin P. and Maryon J. Sampson O’Shaughnessy.
He was a long time Versailles attorney and judge. He served as Versailles police judge and as 14th judicial circuit commissioner as well as a member of several legal associations. He was a member of the Woodford Historical Society, American Legion Post No. 67, Kentucky Civil War Round Table, Filson Club, the University Club, the Lexington Tennis Club, and the US Tennis Association. He was a Kentucky Colonel and a member of Pisgah Presbyterian Church.
Survivors include a daughter, Julie A. O’Shaughnessy; a son, Thomas E. O’Shaughnessy II; a grandson, Thomas Toland Lacy; a sister, Marilyn Pater; several nieces and nephews; and a special friend, Linda C. Kraft.
A memorial service will be held Monday, Nov. 27, at 1 p.m. at Pisgah Presbyterian Church followed by a private graveside service in the Pisgah Cemetery.
Contributions may be made to the Pisgah Presbyterian Church or the Woodford Humane Society.