Obituaries » Marian O. Shanahan
November 28, 1927 - November 4, 2017
Marian O. Shanahan, 89, passed away on November 4, 2017, at 3:10AM, at the Hilty Home in Pandora, Ohio.
Marian was born November 28, 1927 in Lima, OH, to John and Mary (Mathews) O’Brien who preceded her in death.
On December 27, 1952 she married William R. (Bill) Shanahan who preceded her in death on November 16, 2003.
Marian graduated from St. Rose High School in 1945. She was a lifelong member of St. Rose Parish. She volunteered at St. Rose Grade School cafeteria, the St. Rita’s Thrift Barn and Heart Beat of Lima.
Marian is survived by her children, Brien W. (Joan) Shanahan of Pepper Pike, OH, John M. (Patricia) Shanahan of Lima, OH, Stephen J. (Kimberly) Shanahan of Lima, OH, Daniel V. (Lisa) Shanahan of Lookout Mountain, TN, Richard L. (Rachelle) Shanahan of Sagamore Hills, OH, Maureen S. (Kevin) Loy of Bexley, OH, Ellen S. (Kenneth) Celec of McLean, VA, Brigid S. (Bill ) Brakefield of Arlington, VA, and sister, Virginia (Dick) Goedde of Cincinnati, OH.
She was preceded in death by her sister, Dorothy O’Brien.
Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, November 8, 2017 at 10:00AM at St. Rose Church. Father David Ross will officiate the service. Burial will be in Gethsemani following the service.
Friends may call on Tuesday, November 7, 2017 from 4:00PM to 8:00PM at CHILES-LAMAN FUNERAL HOME, SHAWNEE CHAPEL. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Rose Parish, 523 N West St, Lima, OH 45801 or Heart Beat of Lima, 3225 W Elm St B, Lima, OH 45805 Condolences may be expressed at chiles-lamanfh.com