Shannon M. Weaver
07/04/1972 - 11/17/2018

Shannon M. Weaver, 46, of Hanover, found peace on Saturday, November 17, 2018. He was the beloved husband of Jennifer L. (Smith) Weaver to whom he was married 5 years. Born July 4, 1972 in Hanover, he was the son of Steve and Drema (Reichart) Weaver of Hanover. Shannon lived life his way to the fullest. He was a 1990 graduate of Hanover High School, a member of Grace United Church of Christ in Hanover, NRA, Army Sniper Assoc., International Assoc. for Counterterrorism & Security Professionals, and a life member of the Hanover VFW. Shannon served as an M.P. in the US Army for 12 years. He was a master in Jujitsu, Kempo and Kick Boxing, winning world championships in both breaking and self-defense. He was inducted into the US Martial Arts Hall of Fame in 2016. Surviving in addition to his wife and parents are his two sons, Kaegan Weaver of Abbottstown and Patrick Weaver of Hanover both of whom were his greatest pride in life. Also surviving are his brother, Chad Weaver of Austell, GA and his parents-in-law, Patrick and Bonnie (Whisler) Smith of Hanover. A Celebration of Life Service will be held 10:00 a.m. Saturday, November 24, 2018 at Murphy Funeral Home, 501 Ridge Avenue, McSherrystown, with Rev. Bonnie J. Whittier officiating. The Hanover Allied Veterans Honor Guard will provide military honors following the service. Burial will be private. Friends and relatives will be received Friday, 5 to 7 p.m. at the funeral home. Contributions in memory of Shannon may be made to Disabled American Veterans, P.O. Box 14301, Cincinnati, OH 45250-0301 or Autism York, P.O. Box 732 York, PA 17404.


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Posted at:12/03/2018 7:07 pm
Kathy Schrum
Steve and Drema, So sorry to hear of your loss Of Shannon! What a shock for your family ! Kitty talked so much of Shannon and his family and thought a lot of Patrick. Loved to hear about her family. She loved you all dearly! I had the pleasure of a lot of years cleaning for Kitty. Thinking of you during this difficult time. Hope you are doing better Steve! God bless!

Posted at:11/29/2018 11:11 pm
Darlene & Gary Walker
Steve and family, so sorry for your loss. Our children should not go before patents. May God be with you and give you peace.

Posted at:11/23/2018 6:06 pm
Dick Sterner
Steve & Dreama, I am sorry to hear of the death of your son Shannon and that you and your family have to walk this journey. Think of the good times and love you shared with him and use those to help you get through the difficult days.Gather the memories, then carry them and love with you into the future. Please take care of yourselves and know that others are thinking of you.

Posted at:11/22/2018 7:07 am
Jill Neiderer
Drema, Steve & family, So very sorry to hear about Shannon. My thoughts prayers are with you at this difficult time.

Posted at:11/21/2018 10:10 pm
Ray & Charlotte Wilt
Steve and Dreama We send to you and your family our heartfelt condolences! May you gather the strength needed to get through this most difficult time! Please know you are in our thoughts and prayers! Ray & Charlotte

Posted at:11/21/2018 9:09 am
Jane Sease Sneeringer
Drema and Steve and Family....So very sorry for the loss of your son. My thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of sorrow...

Posted at:11/20/2018 6:06 pm
marshall mehring
Steve and Drema Condolences on the loss of your son. May good memories give you strength during this difficult time and God watch over you and your family. Marshall

Posted at:11/20/2018 7:07 am
Jenn Thompson
Oh, my dear cousin Shannon, how I will miss your crazy ways. Nanny prepared your spot and missed us all that she sent for you. Take care and hug her for me. You'll never know how much I worried and cared for you, but we'll show your boys. Fly high, free of deserve the rest.

Posted at:11/19/2018 2:02 pm
Lori Orendorff Rhodes
Steve and Drema, I am so sorry for your loss. Praying for your peace at this difficult time. I know you were both so proud of Shannon.

Posted at:11/19/2018 3:03 pm
Heather Fisher
Steve, Dherma,Chad, Jen, Keagan and Patrick, I have known Shannon since I was a little girl at Trinity U.C.C. Shannon was always a good friend to me, all through school and after. My heart is breaking for all of you and I pray for peace and comfort to all of you. Heather

Posted at:11/19/2018 4:04 pm
I am really sorry for your loss. Absolutely heartbreaking. Shannon was such a great guy. We will all miss him dearly.

Posted at:11/19/2018 6:06 pm
Wendy Shearer
Heartfelt condolences during your difficult time of loss.

Posted at:11/19/2018 6:06 pm
Yvonne Kinneman
Steve and Dreama I am so sorry for your loss. I can't even begin to imagine what you're going through. I got to know your son many years ago he was a fine young man. He will never be forgotten. God be with you and all the family members at this time

Posted at:11/19/2018 8:08 pm
Steve T Sponseller
So very sorry to hear about your son. Words can never show what we feel in our hearts. I will be thinking and praying for you to heal although I know it may never happen.

Posted at:11/19/2018 9:09 pm
Jay Garrett Jr

Posted at:11/19/2018 9:09 pm
Jay Garrett Jr

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Jay Garrett Jr

Posted at:11/19/2018 10:10 pm
Shawn and Jessica(Gass) Dubs
So very sorry for your loss. May God wrap his arms of comfort around your family during this difficult time.

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