- July 8, 1990 - October 6, 2016
- Taunton, Massachusetts
of Daniel's Passing
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“Dear Casey, Paul and Chris, I'm am so sorry for the loss of Your brother and son. My deepest condolences go out to your family during this tough...Read More »
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“Even though he is gone he will always be with us in our hearts. Danny was a great man and I'm glad I got the chance to work with you!
2 of 13 | Posted by: Zack Anderson
“Chris,So very, very sorry. BDon
3 of 13 | Posted by: A friend
“MAY God's loving kindness comfort you and help you through this sad time.Psalm 29:11
4 of 13 | Posted by: A friend
“I had the opportunity to work with Danny at Market Basket. He was a good man with a big heart.He shall be missed
5 of 13 | Posted by: Bobby Nichols - Taunton, MA
“Dear Chris, Paul and CaseyI am so sorry for the sadness that has fallen on your family again. Danny was one of the kindest, most caring, respectful...Read More »
6 of 13 | Posted by: Deb Chiusano - Sarasota, FL
“Casey sorry for your loss.
7 of 13 | Posted by: Robert McCabe - East Taunton, MA
“Chrissy, thinking of you and your family.
8 of 13 | Posted by: Bonnie Luthi - Raynham, MA
“Chris, Paul & Casey,My thoughts and prayers are with you. Danny was a great kid to have as a neighbor. He was always there if I needed help.I will...Read More »
9 of 13 | Posted by: Kathleen Sheehan - Ft Myers, FL
“Mr. and Mrs. Shannon I am so sorry to hear of the loss of Danny. I'll never forget the times we shared on the basketball court at St.Joes or through...Read More »
10 of 13 | Posted by: Tim Leear - Avon, MA
“Our deepest condolences to Danny's family at this very sad time. You were a great friend always with so many great laughs shared and wonderful...Read More »
11 of 13 | Posted by: Matt and Nick Cummings - Abington, MA
“You will be missed my friend
12 of 13 | Posted by: Rhonda
“Goodbye old friend we had some fun as young market basket buddies but went separate ways. You had a good heart and had been a good worker for most of...Read More »
13 of 13 | Posted by: John Norkawski - Taunton, MA
TAUNTON---Daniel P. Shannon, 26, passed away unexpectedly at his home Thursday October 6th, 2016. Born in Stoughton, MA, Daniel was raised in Brockton, MA attended Saint Joseph's School in Holbrook, MA and eventually moved to Taunton, MA with his family, where he graduated from Taunton High School in 2008. He was a former altar server of eight years with Saint Joseph's Church in Holbrook, MA, where he also actively participated in sports within the community, including many travel teams for all sports, favoring baseball the most. Daniel, "Danny," like his brother, Brian, put everything he had into every baseball game, pitching no-hitters and stealing bases like no other. He put in great effort both on and off the field, and was never afraid to lend a helping hand to anyone interested in learning the sport. He was a sports enthusiast who enjoyed all New England sports and loved watching them with his friends and family. Danny was extremely funny, quick-witted, always willing to help anyone in need, and always cracking a smile or a quick joke to make someone smile on his or her worst days. Danny also worked vigorously with his father, Paul, for many years in the construction field where he crafted his knowledge and his experience and went on to work at Wheaton College. Danny also had a love for the family dog, Maiko, who he would take for walks and run around the yard with on a daily basis. He also actively participated in the American Cancer Society's Making Strides Against Breast Cancer walk yearly in memory of his late Aunt Marnie. He is survived by his father, Paul D. Shannon, of Quincy, his mother, Christine M. Shannon (Kiddy), of Stoughton, (late) brother, Brian R. Shannon, sister, Casey N. Shannon, and family dog, Maiko, all residing in Taunton. He is the grandson of (late) Richard and (late) Susan Shannon, of Quincy, and (late) Christine Kiddy, of Stoughton. He is also survived by many aunts, uncles, and cousins. His funeral will be held at Saint Joseph's Church, 153 South Franklin Street, Holbrook, MA on Friday, October 14th at 12:00 p.m.(Noon.) Burial to follow at the Pine Hill Cemetery, 815 Willard Street, Quincy, MA. Calling Hours will be held at Kane's Funeral Home, 605 Washington Street, South Easton, MA on Thursday October 13th from 4-8 p.m.