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Susan Shanahan

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Susan Shanahan, 72, of Allentown, passed away Friday, September 27, 2013, in the Good Shepherd Specialty Hospital, Bethlehem. Born in Spartansburg, Pa., she was the daughter of Martha E. (Skyrms) Pfusch of Erie, Pa. and the late George Martin Pfusch. Susan was a director for Senior Citizen Employment Placement for AARP in Allentown from 1994 until retiring in 2006. She attended and volunteered at Salem United Methodist Church, Allentown. She was also a volunteer usher at the Zoellner Arts Center, Bethlehem and was a member of the Lehigh County Senior Center, Allentown.

Survivors include her mother; her sons: Sean A. of Alexandria, Va. and Shane P. of Brooklyn, N.Y. Susan was predeceased by her sister, Christina E. Pfusch and her brother, Martin Pfusch.

Services will be held at 2:00 p.m. Tuesday at Bracken Funeral Home, 315 N. Center St., Corry, Pa. Calling hours will be 1:00 – 2:00 p.m. Tuesday in the Bracken Funeral Home. Interment, Rose Hill Cemetery, Butler.

Contributions may be made to Zoellner Arts Center, 420 East Packer Avenue, Bethlehem, PA 18015.

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Published in the Erie Times-News on Sept. 29, 2013