Donald C. Shannon, age 89 of Markham, IL passed away October 15, 2016, United States Navy Veteran of WW II. Beloved husband of Joan H. (nee Brennan) for 65 years; loving father of Donna (Phil) Gorman and Daniel (Sharon) Shannon; devoted grandfather of Bryna (Chris) Shefferly and Heather Shannon; cherished great-grandfather of Max and Genevieve; dear brother of Connie (Gary) Akers and Katherine (the late George) Haupricht; fond uncle of many nieces and nephews. Donald was the past commander of Markham VFW Post 9801 and a 35 year employee of the Clark Oil & Refinery Company. Visitation Thursday, October 20th from 3 p.m. until 8 p.m. at the McKenzie Funeral Home, 15618 S. Cicero Ave., Oak Forest, IL. Private Interment with Military Honors at Abraham Lincoln National Cemetery, Elwood, IL. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions in Donald's name may be made to the Paralyzed Veterans of America. For information: 708-687-2990.
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