Shawn Shields

Shawn Shields, 27, of Weatherly, died at the Lehigh Valley Hospital in Salisbury Township on Wednesday, September 26th, 2007.

Born in Berwick, Pennsylvania on March 8th, 1980, he was the son of John J. Shields and Sheryll (nee Pickenheim) Weber and Dennis Kovitch all of Weatherly.

Shawn was affiliated with the Roman Catholic faith.

He worked as a roofer for Kelly Roofing in Hazleton.

Shawn was an organ donor.

Along with his parents, he is survived by his son Christopher, his fiancee Amy Gerhard, and a sister Jacqueline Veet, all of Weatherly. Also surviving are many cousins, aunts, and uncles and Shawn’s Yellow Lab Jasper.

Rev. Floyd Caesar will officiate at a private graveside service in St. Nicholas Cemetery in Weatherly that will be held at the convenience of the family.

Donations may be made to: Gift of Life Donor Program, 401 North 3rd Street, Philadelphia, PA, 19123.

Funeral arrangements entrusted to: The Philip J. Jeffries Funeral Home, 211 First Street, Weatherly, Pennsylvania, 18255. Telephone: (570) 427-4231.

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