Frederick E. |
BARBERTON -- Frederick E. Shannon, 86, passed away September 24, 2013 at Summa Barberton Hospital.
Fred was born in Barberton where he was a life long resident and retired from Munroe Contracting. He was a member of Laborers Local 894 and Coventry/Akron Masonic Lodge 83. Fred was also a proud Marine Corps Veteran having served during World War II.
Preceded in death by wife, Janet C.; parents, Dean and Hazel; brothers, Dean Jr. and Paul; sisters, Eilean "Peg" and Hazel "Tootie"; and special friend, Betty Newberry; survivors include his daughters, Patricia McConnell of Doylestown, Janice (Steve) Stanisa of Chesterland, Gail (Steve) Norfolk of North Canton, Maureen Shannon of Barberton and Kelly (Mike) Kovalchin of Akron; grandchildren, Michael, Shane, Jennifer, Casey, Corey, Matthew, Patrick, Nicole, Rachael, Brandon, Maria, Sarah and Rebecca; and great-grandson, Peyton.
Funeral Services will be held at 1:30 p.m. on Monday, September 30, 2013 at the SILVA-HOSTETLER FUNERAL HOME, 1199 Wooster Rd. West, Barberton. Rev. Fleary Spurlock officiating. Interment at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery. Calling Hours Sunday, from 2 to 5 p.m. at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Akron Blind Center, 325 East Market St., Akron, OH 44304.
Published in Akron Beacon Journal from Sept. 26 to Sept. 28, 2013