Rusty Lynn Shannon

September 15, 1962 ~ July 12, 2019 (age 56)


RUSTY L. SHANNON, 56, of Piqua, passed away Friday, July 12, 2019 at his residence. He was born on September 15, 1962 in Bellefontaine, Ohio, the son of the late Harold and Judith (Floss) Shannon.

On August 4, 1997 he married the former Veronica Haney, who survives along with five children, Joshua Shannon of Piqua, Jason Shannon of Lima, Ashley Vanzant of Ada, Corrina Godwin of Springfield, and Jeremiah Shannon of Piqua; twelve grandchildren; and four siblings, Randy Shannon of Piqua, Ricky (Lori) Shannon of Toledo, Robin (Steve) Espich of Springfield, and Risa (Scott) Johnson of Wilmington, NC.  He was preceded in death by son, Joey Shannon.

Rusty was a career truck driver. He enjoyed drawing, and time spent outdoors kayaking and camping.  Most of all, he enjoyed his family and doting on his grandchildren. 

A Gathering to Celebrate Rusty's Life will be held at a later date at the family's discretion. His final resting place will be at McArthur Cemetery in Huntsville, Ohio. Arrangements are in the care of Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home. Condolences may be expressed to the Shannon family at the funeral home's website,

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Family to hold services at a later date

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