SHICKSHINNY — Shannon Lynn (Burke) Kishbaugh, 37, of Shickshinny, went to be with her Lord Tuesday morning, Oct. 22, 2013, at Geisinger Wyoming Valley Medical Center. She was a devoted and loving mother, daughter and sister, who was full of life.
Shannon was born to Kevin and Linda (Czuba) Burke on Oct. 8, 1976, at Wilkes-Barre General Hospital. She was a 1995 graduate from Lake-Lehman High School and 1997 graduate of Luzerne Community College, earning a degree in business management. She was currently employed by Ameritrade Financial in Nanticoke as a client concierge.
Preceding her in death were paternal grandparents, Catherine Burke and Gus Burke.
In addition to her parents, Shannon is survived by her boyfriend, Gavin Anderson; daughter, Kaylee Kishbaugh; her brothers, Kevin Burke Jr. and family, Harveys Lake; William Burke and family, Huntington Mills; and sister, Lana Bennett, and family, Hunlock Creek. She was also survived by her maternal grandparents, Francis and Cora Czuba, Plymouth; several aunts, uncles, cousins, nieces and nephews.
Friends and family are encouraged to attend a memorial visitation 2 to 4 p.m. Saturday at the Curtis L. Swanson Funeral Home, corner of routes 29 and 118, Pikes Creek.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests that memorial contributions be sent to the Alzheimer's Foundation of America, 322 Eighth Ave., 7th Floor, New York, NY 10001.
Online condolences can be made at www.clswansonfuneralhome.com.