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Robert J. Shanahan

March 7, 2022


Robert J. Shanahan, 87, of Dubuque, Iowa passed away on March 7th, 2022 in Dubuque.

Graveside services will be at 11:00 a.m. Saturday, March 19, 2022 at Resurrection Cemetery with Deacon Mike Ellis officiating and military honors by American Legion Post #6 and the Iowa Army National Guard. Leonard Funeral Home & Crematory, Dubuque, Iowa is assisting the family

He was born on January 14, 1935 in Dubuque, Iowa the son of John T. and Rita (Turley) Shanahan. He graduated from Loras College and served in the US Army from 1953 to 1955 in Germany.

He worked in Civil Service for many years.

He is survived by nieces and nephews; Cathy (David) Baron, Tom (Cheri) Shanahan, Bill (Jeanne) Shanahan, Mike (Lilly) Shanahan, and Jon (Mary) Shanahan.

Robert was preceded in death by his parents, two brothers William and John “Jack” Shanahan.

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