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Foster C. Shahan

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Foster C. Shahan

AGE: 83 • Millington

Foster C. Shahan, 83 of Millington, MD, passed away on May 16, 2016 at home.

Mr. Shahan was born on July 10, 1932, son of the late Horace and Lulu Dixon Shahan. He was a lifetime resident of Queen Anne's County where he was a graduate of Millington High School, Class of 1949. He began his career with DuPont and was called to duty with the U.S. Army, serving a tour in Germany. After his honorable discharge he continued working for DuPont for 20 years, for the next 17 years with Leaseway at Chrysler Corp, and was also an Electrolux Salesman for 30 years. He most enjoyed working on his farm. Foster was a life member of the Millington V.F.C. where he had served as president from 1968-1969 and as secretary. He was a member of Asbury Methodist Church. He enjoyed playing cards, watching westerns and reading.

Along with his parents he is preceded in death by 2 brothers, Horace and Dixon Shahan.

Mr. Shahan is survived by his wife, Bonna Sue Magaw Shahan; sons, Paul Shahan (Alice) of Jarrettsville, MD, John Shahan (Lisa) of Salisbury, MD, Roger Shahan of Smyrna, DE and Michael Magaw (Melissa) of Earleville, MD; a brother William Shahan of Middletown, DE; 9 grandchildren and 9 great-grandchildren.

A viewing will be held on Friday, May 20 from 10 am to 12 noon in the Galena Funeral Home of Stephen L. Schaech, 118 W. Cross St. Galena, MD, where funeral service will begin at noon. Burial will be held privately.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be offered to the , 211 E. Lombard St. #260, Baltimore, MD. 21202
Published in The News Journal on May 19, 2016
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