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In Memory of

Shirley Shannon

April 9, 1950 - December 1, 2016

Obituary


Shirley Shannon entered eternal peace at her home on December 1, 2016 in Colorado Springs, CO. She was born on April 9, 1950 in Dover, NJ to the late Harry and Anna Guiles. She grew up in Dover where she was involved in the band and theater. She went on to graduate magna cum laude from Wilks-Barre College in Pennsylvania. On June 30, 1973 she married Gerard Shannon.





She was beloved by all that knew her. Her laugh was infectious and her kindness knew no bounds. Everyone was welcome in her...

Shirley Shannon entered eternal peace at her home on December 1, 2016 in Colorado Springs, CO. She was born on April 9, 1950 in Dover, NJ to the late Harry and Anna Guiles. She grew up in Dover where she was involved in the band and theater. She went on to graduate magna cum laude from Wilks-Barre College in Pennsylvania. On June 30, 1973 she married Gerard Shannon.





She was beloved by all that knew her. Her laugh was infectious and her kindness knew no bounds. Everyone was welcome in her home where she gave love and kindness to all that came through. She loved to read and go to the theater. In her final years her grandson, Liam was the light of her life.





She is survived by her husband, Gerard Shannon; her daughters, Meredith and Meagan Shannon; and her grandson, Liam.





A rosary will be held on December 9, 2016 at 9:20 am at St. Patrick Roman Catholic Church with the service to follow at 10:00 am. St. Patrick’s is located at 6455 Brook Park Dr, Colorado Springs, CO 80918.