Trares, Shawn Thomas Ph.D. April 19, 2011. Dearest husband of Angelica (nee Acosta) Trares: devoted father to Elayna an Samuel Trares; loving son of Patti (nee Tamme) Trares and Thomas Trares; dear brother of Melissa (Kurt) Jackson, Michael Trares and Kimberly (Lonnie) TraresJordan; dear son-in-law of Jose and Donna Acosta; dear brotherin-law of Alex (Cheryl) Acosta; our dear uncle, nephew, cousin and friend. Shawn graduated from CBC High School in 1998 and obtained his Ph.D. in Industrial Organization Psychology from St. Louis University. He was employed as a Research Scientist at PDRI, Arlington, VA. Shawn will be sadly missed by his family and friends whom he loved and loved him so much throughout his life. Services: Funeral Mass 10 a.m. Tuesday, April 26, 2011 from St. James the Greater Catholic Church. Burial to follow at Resurrection Cemetery. Visitation Monday, 4-8 p.m. at JAY B. SMITH Funeral Home, 7456 Manchester. Tributes at jaybsmith.com
Published by St. Louis Post-Dispatch on Apr. 24, 2011.