Passed away peacefully at Seaforth Manor Nursing Home on Saturday, December 15, 2012. Ivin Scott Shannon of RR#4 Walton in his 93rd year.
Loving father of Bob (Betty) of Hamilton, Herb (Bonnie) of Blyth, Tom (Barb) of Seaforth, Scott (Sandra) of Ingersoll, Blaine of Kitchener and Sharon Shannon of Canmore, AB. Cherished Grandpa of Darryl (Sarah), Corey (Katrina), Nathan (Sarah), Devin (Robin), Lindsey (Adam), Matt (Lindsey), Sam, Riley, Sophia, Quinton, Paige; and Great-Grandpa of 13. Also survived by his sisters-in-law, Helen Wesenberg, Lorraine Dale (Ron), Thelma Shannon; and by many nieces, nephews and friends.
Predeceased by his wife, Edna (nee Smith); parents, John and Mary (nee Rogerson); and brothers, Melville and Wallace and families.
Visitation will be held at McGlynn Family Funeral Home, 87 Goderich St. W., Seaforth, 519-527-1390, on Tuesday, December 18th from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. A funeral service to celebrate Ivin’s life will be held at the funeral home on Wednesday, December 19, 2012 at 11 a.m. Immediately followed by a luncheon at Egmondville United Church.
As expressions of sympathy, memorial donations to the Arthritis Society, Cancer Society or the Heart & Stroke Foundation would be appreciated.