Sean Michael Flannery, 29, of Wyomissing, Pennsylvania, was born Feb 12, 1981. He graduated from Wyomissing High School in 1999 and Shippensburg University in 2003 with a major in business, where he also played LaCrosse.
"He was a real good guy. He was quiet." Charlie Kuhns, uncle.
"Sean was just a very special fine young man who really had a great future." Charlene Flannery, mother.
"So many people including myself have been so blessed to have known such a true hero with a kindred soul!" Kim Oravetz, schoolmate.
"We would always be down in the basement, where the video games were. It was a guarantee that four or five times someone would have to come yell down at us because we'd end up wrestling or something." Danny Kuhns, cousin.
"Sean knew just how to put a smile on anyone's face, not only a terrific friend but also a great inspiration to many." Elaina Murguia, friend.
"His father was an 82nd Airborne Veteran of the Viet Nam War and a lawyer.
"Sean was a wonderful young man." P. David Maynard, Reading Attorney and Family Friend.