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Larry B. Shuman

SHUMAN---Larry B., 72, East Conemaugh, died March 28, 2019, at UPMC Altoona. Born December 4, 1946, in East Conemaugh, son of John “Jack” Bernard and June Irene (Hall) Shuman. Preceded in death by parents. Survived by wife of nearly 25 years, the former Susanna Daniels; children, Scott Shuman, and wife, Rachel, NY; Michael Shuman and wife, Missy, Johnstown; Nicole Hayes and husband, Uriah, Washington; Steven Shuman and girlfriend, Jessica Warner, East Conemaugh; Brie Shuman, Johnstown; and Joshua Shuman and fiancé, Dakota, Belle Vernon; 10 grandchildren and one great-grandchild. Brother of Tim Shuman and fiancé, Dawn, Ferndale; also survived by the Guenther family of Slippery Rock, PA. Graduate of East Conemaugh High School. Larry was a Sergeant in the United States Marine Corps. He was a Vietnam Veteran. He worked as a Corrections Officer for over 23 years at SCI Cresson. He belonged to numerous social clubs in the area. The family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Monday at Baker-Harris Funeral Chapel, 229-231 First St., Conemaugh, where Funeral Service will be conducted at 11 a.m. Tuesday with Pastor Thomas E. Spencer officiating. Military Rites will be accorded by Conemaugh Valley Marine Corps League Detachment #287. Committal, Headricks Union Cemetery. Online condolences may be posted at www.wharrisfuneralhome.com.


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Robert Bobby Guenther Cpl. 1st Marine Division 1/4 Vietnam Apr 8 2019 12:00 AM

To the Shuman Family: You all have our thoughts and prayers in your time of need, along with many hugs and lots of love.
Diana and Josey Armstrong

Diana and Josey Armstrong Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

So sorry for your loss. It was an honor to work with Larry, a genuinely nice man. Thank you for your service Larry, you made a difference.

Francis (Pizza) Pirozzola Apr 1 2019 12:00 AM

Dear Susanna,
Carol & I were shocked to hear of Larry death. I'll always have fond memories of Larry annual visits to drop off his dues for the Marine Corps League. He was very proud of being a Marine & I thank him for his service. Once a Marine
always a Marine! I'm sure St. Peter will assign him guard duty at the gate. Semper Fi (always faithful) We'll miss you.
Love Dennis & Carol Pentrack, Marine Corps League

Dennis Pentrack Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

Russ Eckenrod
I worked with Larry for 20 years a good man,,a good sense of humor,If you worked with him you were going to have a good day.
Larry body is not here, but he is part of all of us ,so long my friend see you on the outher side GOD SPEED

Russ Eckenrod Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

I worked with Larry as CO at Cresson. He was a good officer & good man, that I am glad I got to know. So sorry for your loss of him. My thoughts & prayers are with you all. May God bless.

Charlene Chuck Bloom Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

I was terribly sorry to hear of this sad news. I worked with Larry and will always have fond memories of him. What a wonderful person! We have lost another great one! May God bless all who loved him!

Melissa Neilson Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

To the Family
I too worked with Larry at SCI Cresson . He was a very good officer. He was a kind man and so easy going. So sorry for your loss. I will always have fond memories of Larry.

John Fox Mar 31 2019 12:00 AM

To Family
I worked with Larry at Sci Cresson . He was a good officer ,He was very proud of his family , Honored to know him , So sorry for your loss Lisa Holbay

lisa holbay Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

May the perpetual light shine upon you! One of the very good ones!

Marsha McDevitt Mar 30 2019 12:00 AM

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