May 20,1950---Jun 12,2022

Phillip T. Shannon, 72, of Overland Park, KS passed away June 12, 2022.  Visitation will be 6:30-8:30 PM, Thursday, June 16, 2022 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church, 11300 West 103rd Street, Overland Park, KS.  Everyone wear your Chiefs attire.  Funeral Mass will be 10:00 AM on Friday, June 17, 2022 at Holy Spirit Catholic Church.  Burial will follow at Resurrection Cemetery.  In lieu of flowers memorial contributions to the 15 and the Mahomies Foundation and/or Holy Spirit Catholic Church.

Phil was born May 20, 1950 in Kansas City, Kansas and graduated from Raytown South in 1968.  He worked as a lithographer at Allied Lithographing for 36 years, and owned JC Liquor for 6 years.  He was a member of the Eagles and the Elks Lodges.  Phil enjoyed spending time with his family, traveling, fishing, sports—especially the Chiefs and horse racing.  Phil was a special man who was always there for his family and friends. He never met a stranger who didn’t think he was a great guy.

Phil was preceded in death by his parents, Betty Jane Shannon, Clarence Shannon, brother G. David Shannon—killed in Vietnam, and his grandmother Irma J. Waddell.  He is survived by his wife-Karen S. Rashid Hindley Shannon, married June 28, 1986, children-Stacy Johnson (David), Michael Shannon (Dee Dee), Sean Shannon, Paul Hindley (Courtney), siblings Deborah Shannon of Harrisonville, MO, Paul Timothy Shannon of Big Springs, NE, Susie Schmidt of Aurora, CO—married to Terry Schmidt, grandchildren: Bryce Johnson, Hailey Johnson, Micayla Pierce-Thomas, Dakota Shannon, Hudson Shannon, Taylor Hindley, Harper Hindley, Emerson Hindley and many extended family and friends.



Condolences

Bill Baxley Jun 13 ,2022

In-law ,San Diego ,California

What a great guy, goodness just pouring out every time I saw him, the world needs more Phils. A wonderful influence on my daughter Courtney … thank you Phil. Sincere sympathies to Karen, PC and the rest of the family.

Deborah and Lon Amerman Jun 13 ,2022

Karen Shannon’s 1st cousin ,Louisville ,Kentucky

Karen and Phil’s family, There are no words to express our sympathy. Phil’s passing is so shocking and overwhelming! He leaves a warm spot in the hearts of those who knew and loved him most. With heartfelt sympathy, Debbie and Lon Amerman

Rex Garrett Jun 14 ,2022

Friend ,Fort Madison ,Iowa

I'm so very sorry for your loss.

Linda Danko Jun 14 ,2022

Friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

Karen and family, I am so very shocked and sorry for your loss! We have just returned from vacation and just heard about the accident. May God comfort you at this difficult time! You are in my prayers! Much love, Linda Danko

Cheri Pike Jun 14 ,2022

Friend ,Johnston ,Iowa

Karen, I am so very sorry for your loss. I was shocked when I heard of the terrible accident. My sincere condolences to you are your family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Cheri Pike

Janice and Bob Day Jun 14 ,2022

Neighbor ,Overland Park ,Kansas

Karen and family, we are so sorry to hear of Phil's passing. He was such a nice man. We would see him when we were out on our walks with his golf club as a walking stick. Will miss seeing him. You and your family are in our prayers.

Coni Morrow Graber Jun 14 ,2022

Friend to Karen ,Ft. Madison ,Iowa

So very sorry to hear of your loss. Martin and I are thinking of you and praying for you and your family.

Pam Benner Gillaspie Jun 15 ,2022

High School friend of Debbie & Phil ,Greenwood ,Missouri

Debbie, I was so sorry to hear about Phil’s accident. I have many fond memories from our high school days. My thoughts & prayers are with you during this difficult time.

Jerry Granaman Jun 15 ,2022

Friend of Karen ,Fort Madison ,Iowa

Karen, So sorry for your loss, my friend, my deepest condolences to you and your family.

Nancy Cruikshank Harms Jun 15 ,2022

FMHS ‘71 ,Topeka ,Kansas

Karen, I can only imagine the grief you must be dealing with, losing your loved one so suddenly. Please know that I hold you in my heart. Perhaps some day we will cross paths, as we are only one hour apart. May the Peace of God surround you, Nancy

Martine Padilla Jun 15 ,2022

Friend ,Wichita ,Kansas

Karen, My heart aches for you and your family. Praying for peace and calm for you during this unimaginable time.

Jim and Teresa Ryan Jun 15 ,2022

Friends ,Mankato ,Kansas

Karen, words don’t describe how sorry we are for your loss. We’re stunned by this news and my heart aches for you and your family. We so very much enjoyed Phil, and you of course, as our neighbor. God bless you and your family. Jim and Teresa

Pam Murphy (Dill) Jun 15 ,2022

Friend ,NASHVILLE ,Tennessee

I am so sorry to hear that Phil was involved on this terrible accident. Phil was such a close friend to me and my family. We had so many fun times together growing up as next door neighbors. He will be missed so much. I know that he is now in a better place and we will see each other again one day. All my love to Deb and the rest of Phil's family. Pam Murphy ( Dill)

William W McGuire Jun 16 ,2022

Friend ,Greenwood ,Missouri

Karen, my heart breaks for you and your family. I'm praying for all of you. Had many memorable times with the two of you that I will always be able to look back on with a smile.

Debbie Reu Kramer Jun 16 ,2022

Class of 71 ,Fort Madison ,Iowa

Karen and Family, extending my deepest sympathies to you and your family at the loss of your husband. Sending prayers. Take Care and May God bless you all

Michael & Belinda Garcia Holland Jun 16 ,2022

Classmates ,Donnellson ,Iowa

So sorry for your loss Karen and family...prayers for all of you.

Larry McGinnis, Wife Barbara Jun 16 ,2022

Childhood Friend ,KC

Was best friends with Phil in teen years. Remember so many great times with him and his family. Fastest runner. I’d throw the football up as far as I could and he would bring it in. Wish I would have kept in touch

Bud & Rita Guarino Jun 16 ,2022

Friends ,Lees Summit ,Missouri

We extend our deepest sympathy to Karen, and the entire Shannon family. We knew Phil from his early years, always a constant at Grandma Guarino's! The recipient of her wooden spoon, on occasion!! Bud always looked at him as his little brother. We will miss him, our love to his family!

Shawn & Lisa Jun 16 ,2022

Friends ,Olathe ,Kansas

We’re sorry for your loss. Phil was the nicest man and always made you feel welcomed. We are going to miss him but will never forget him. Love you my guy and GO CHIEFS!

Lori Asmus Jun 16 ,2022

Work friend ,Lawrence ,Kansas

Stacy, I was so sorry to hear of your dad’s untimely passing. I’m sure he was a wonderful person and father and he will always live on in all your hearts. Cherish and hang onto all the good times and laughter shared with him… it will help get you through this, I promise. XOXO - Lori Asmus

Nancy and Bill Ronan Jun 16 ,2022

Friend ,Kansas City ,Missouri

Karen Our sincere condolences to you and your family on Phil‘s passing. We get the feeling that Arnie was up there to greet Phil and to share their eternal rewards together. Nancy and Bill

Ken and Linda Hill Jun 17 ,2022

Neighbor and friend ,Overland Park ,Kansas

We will miss seeing him walking the neighborhood, always smiling, saying hello and asking how we are. Phil and Karen are two of the nicest people and neighbors. We send our prayers to Karen and their family. Phil will be missed. Ken and Linda Hill

RON FERGUSON Jun 17 ,2022

OLD FRIEND ,RAYTOWN,MISSIURI ,Missouri

I AM SO SORRY HEARING THIS. I HAD KNOWN PHIL FOR PROBABLY 50 YEARS FROM A CHILDHOOD FRIEND. HAVENT BEEN IN TOUCH WITH HIM FOR A LONG TIME BUT HAVE GOOD MEMORIES FROM HANGING OUT TO THE PICKUP BASKETBALL GAMES ON 72nd STREET IN RAYTOWN. ALWAY A GREAT GUY AND FRIEND. CONDOLENCES TO HIS FAMILY AND MAY HE REST WITH THE ANGELS

Janet Coleman Jun 19 ,2022

Neighbor ,Overland Park ,Kansas

Karen. I just heard the sad news about Phil. I am so very sorry for your loss. Prayers to you and your family during this difficult time. He will sadly be missed by all. Deepest sympathy Janet and Gordon.

Event:
Visitation
Location:
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Address:
11300 West 103rd Street
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66214
Date:
Jun 16 ,2022
Time:
6:30 PM
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Event:
Funeral Mass
Location:
Holy Spirit Catholic Church
Address:
11300 West 103rd Street
City:
Overland Park
State:
Kansas
Zip Code:
66214
Date:
Jun 17 ,2022
Time:
10:00 AM
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