OR - Shannon left us Wednesday morning after battling lung cancer.
Born in Albany, OR to Fred & Loretta Dodson on September 22,
1964. She graduated from South Albany High School and received an
associate’s degree in Business from LBCC. Shannon was a fixture
at Mervyns in Albany for over 20 years then joined with Kohl’s
as a Department Supervisor for 4 years.
Shannon married her High
School sweetheart Rick Coleman in 1985 and began their family with
the births of their three sons. Shannon enjoyed camping, fishing,
reading, playing poker, but mostly being a mother and spending
time with family and friends.
Shannon leaves behind a
loving husband of 25 years, Rick Coleman, and three wonderful
sons, Nick of Turner, Brandon of Salem, and Sean of Sublimity.
Shannon also leaves behind her mother Loretta Dodson, sisters
Cindy and Carrie, as well as many nieces and nephews. Shannon was
deeply loved by all who knew her and will be fondly remembered.
Viewing will be Friday
October 15, 2010 from 2:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.
Funeral Service will be held Saturday October 16, 2010 at
11 a.m. at Weddle Funeral Chapel. In Lieu of flowers please make a
charitable donation in Shannon’s name to American Cancer
Society. Arrangements entrusted to Weddle