He was born in Hawthorne, Calif., to Robert and Gayle Pence on Jan. 6, 1963, along with his twin brother, James Pence. He was married to Shani on Dec. 31, 1994 in Markleeville, Calif.
Sean was a medic for 35 years for multiple agencies around California including Yosemite National Park, most recently a flight medic for PHI based out of Modesto, Calif. He loved what he did and received many accolades throughout his career.
He was loved by many of the coworkers and people who his life crossed paths with. When not working, Sean’s pastimes included hiking, backpacking, fishing in the Sierras, reading and being with his family.
He was proceeded in death by his grandfather, Roy; mother, Gayle; and his twin brother, James.
Sean is survived by his wife, Shani; daughter, Kayla; sons, Bradley and Jimmy; sister Cynthia Buckley and brother Michael Pence; father Robert Pence; and many other extended family members.
A memorial will take place in late spring.