(Sept. 23, 2008)
Kathleen Patricia Shannon, 31, died Tuesday, Sept. 23 in Denver after a long illness.
She was born in Powell Oct. 30, l976. She attended Westside Elementary and Powell Middle School until 1989 when she moved with her family to Cody. She graduated from Cody High School in 1995. She went on to college, graduating from Texas Tech in Lubbock with a bachelor’s degree in Business Management.
She worked for Wells Fargo Bank in Denver for over ten years, most recently as a commercial banker.
Kathleen was a fun-loving, gentle person who enjoyed watching movies, especially romantic chick flicks. She enjoyed spending time with her family and friends.
She is survived by her mother and stepfather, Patricia and Robert Thomas of Cody; her father, Roger Shannon of Colorado; her brother, Patrick, sister-in-law Angela and nephew Forrest all of Englewood, Colo.; her grandparents, Charles and LaVerne Shannon of Pueblo, Colo.; her maternal grandmother, Connie Horan of Keene, N,H.; as well as many aunts, uncles and cousins. She also leaves behind her boyfriend, Veron Nedrick, and many friends.
She was preceded in death by her grandfather, Patrick Horan, and her brother, Michael David Shannon. She was loved and will be missed by all.
For those who wish, memorial contributions to Cody Cupboard Food Bank, P.O. Box 3006 , Cody WY 82414 will be appreciated by the family.
A memorial Mass will be celebrated at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Cody on Thursday, Oct. 2 at 10 a.m., officiated by Father Clark. Interment will follow at the Riverside Cemetery in Cody.