October 24, 1932 ~ April 9, 2012
George S. Shaddy, 79, passed away April 9, 2012. Survived by his wife of 59 years, Rose Shaddy; children, Debra Lynch of Pueblo, David (Christie) Shaddy of Phoenix, Ariz. and Craig (Linda) Shaddy of Littleton; grandchildren, Aaron Lynch, Kaylee Shaddy, Matt Shaddy, Stephen Shaddy, Ryan Smith, Lynsi (Brad) Van Aller; great-grandchildren, Kayla Van Aller and Jaxson Van Aller; sister, Gloria Miller of Denver; sister-in-law, Martha Geonetta of Pueblo; and brother-in-law, Richard (Lynn) Busia of San Pedro, Calif.; numerous wonderful nieces, nephews and special friends. Preceded in death by his parents, Krangy and Margaret Shaddy; in-laws, John and Rose Busia; brother, K.J. Shaddy; and brother-in-laws, Robert (Bobby) Busia, John (Margaret) Snarich, and Jack Miller.
George was born Oct. 24, 1932, in Aguilar, Colo. He served in the U.S. Army during the Korean Conflict. George and Rose were married Oct. 25, 1952, at St. Francis Xavier Church in Pueblo. He worked 20 years for MetLife and ten years for CF&I. He enjoyed his family, working in the yard, homemade wine and CU football tailgates with very special friends.
There will be no viewing. Cremation, Montgomery & Steward Crematorium. Memorial Mass, 1 p.m. Saturday, April 14, 2012, at Shrine of St. Therese, 300 Goodnight Ave., with Msgr. Edward Nunez as celebrant. Military honors by Pueblo Veterans' Ritual Team. In lieu of food and flowers, memorials may be made to Sangre de Cristo Hospice or Shrine of St. Therese through Montgomery & Steward Funeral Directors, 1317 N. Main St., Pueblo, CO 81003. Online condolences, www.montgomerysteward.com