Galen's Story

Text size

DOVER-FOXCROFT - Galen E. Shannon, 65, passed away February 24, 2015, at Mayo Regional Hospital, Dover-Foxcroft. He was born November 20, 1949, in Dover-Foxcroft, the son of Linwood E. and Nola (Goulet) Shannon.

A U.S. Navy veteran, Galen had worked in Michigan for several years and returned to Maine in 1989. He had been employed by Rowell's Garage as a school bus driver for twenty years, a job he thoroughly enjoyed. He also loved fishing and was an expert at building intricate models. In addition he was a model train enthusiast.

Galen is survived by his mother, Nola Shannon of Dover-Foxcroft; two brothers, Michael and his wife, Cindy, of Highlands Ranch, CO, and Blaine of Atkinson; two sisters, Dawna Decker of Lisbon Falls and Wendy Fricke of Corinth; several nieces and nephews.

A memorial service will be conducted 11 a.m. Wednesday, March 4, 2015, at the Lary Funeral Home, Dover-Foxcroft, with then Rev. Bea Violette officiating. Condolences and memories may be expressed atwww.laryfuneralhome.com.
Published on  February 26, 2015
Send flowers
in memory of Galen
See more

Obituary published in

Arrangements by


Share this story with a friend: