Tuesday, December 17, 2013

Benjamin "Ben" F. Shahan Jr. (December 15, 2013)

Benjamin "Ben" F. Shahan Jr., 72, of Greenville, passed away on December 15, 2013 at Good Samaritan Hospital in Dayton, Ohio. Ben was born on June 29, 1941 Cincinnati, Ohio to the late Benjamin F. Sr. and Gladys (Mullins) Shahan.

Ben retired as a computer programmer for Nissan in Smyrna,TN, He was a 1959 graduate of Greenville High School. Ben enjoyed watching The Ohio State Football and NASCAR and going fishing. Most of all Ben enjoyed spending time with his family.

Ben is survived by a son, Tim and Shelli Shahan of New Madison; grandchildren, Alex and Carson Shahan of New Madison; sisters, Ida "Lee" and Robert Farmer of Wayne Lakes, Ohio and Elsie and Jack Lane of Greenville.

A Celebration of Life service will be held on Thursday, December 19, 2013 at 11 AM. Family and friends may visit 1 hour prior to the service. Private burial will follow at a later date in the Monroe Cemetery. Family request memorial contributions be given to Darke County Cancer Society.

Services entrusted to Braund Pope Funeral Home in New Madison. Online condolences may be sent to the family at www.braundpope.com.