JOHN SHANAHAN, JR. "Jack"
February 3, 1923 - September 10, 2013, will be interred with full military honors at Arlington National Cemetery on Thursday, April 24, 2014, at 1 p.m. The services will begin in the Old Post Chapel at Ft. Myer. Jack Shanahan enlisted in the Navy at the age of 18 on November 2, 1941, and retired on July 1, 1977. During his 36-year career, Jack served in World War II
, the Korean War
and two tours, in-country, in Viet Nam. He is survived by his wife of 30 years, Karen Shanahan, and his five children from his first marriage: Gay, David, Julie, Tim, and Moira, and seven grandchildren. Arrangements are under the careful direction of Lohman Funeral Home Ormond. Please read full obituary and share condolences with the family at