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Peter Phelan McShane
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Birth: May 4, 1884
Delphos
Allen County
Ohio, USA
Death: Jul. 26, 1957
Venice
Sarasota County
Florida, USA


Obituary:
Prominent Venice Man, Phelan McShane, Dies
VENICE, July 29—Phelan McShane, 73, died yesterday morning at the Venice Memorial Hospital. A native of Delphos, Ohio, Mr. McShane had been a winter visitor in this are for several years before coming from Pittsburgh, Pa., nearly five years ago to establish a permanent home here. He was a retired electrical engineer. He was manager of the mining, chemical and petroleum section of the industrial engineering department for Westinghouse for over 30 years and for 10 years prior to that had been electrical superintendent of the United States Steel Clairton Coke Works in Pittsburgh. He helped organize the Venice Taxpayers League, was its first president, presiding for two terms, and this year was the league's acting secretary. He was a member of the Catholic Church of the Epiphany. Survivors include his widow, Mrs. Teresa M. McShane, Venice, one son, William J. McShane, Hampton, N.H., one brother, Frank L. McShane, Pittsburgh; one sister, Miss Catherine McShane, Greensburg, Pa., and two grandchildren. Members of the Epiphany Holy Name Society will serve as active pallbearers. Honor pallbearers will be Mayor James P. Kiernan, Herbert Mailander, William DePrie, Edward Doyle, Finn Caspersen, O.L. Mahon, Hugh Conover and Bruce Hudson. Requiem Mass will be celebrated Wednesday at 9:30 a.m. at the Catholic Church of the Epiphany with Father George W. Cummings officiating. Recitation of the Rosary will be held Tuesday at 8 p.m. at the Rawles Funeral Home Chapel, 223 Miami Avenue, and interment will be in Sarasota Memorial Park.
Sarasota Herald-Tribune
Sarasota, Florida
Jul 26, 1957 
 
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 Parents:
  James Francis McShane (1851 - 1934)
  Catherine A. Phelan McShane (1855 - 1934)
 
 Spouse:
  Teresa McShane (1887 - 1985)*
 
 Children:
  Annette McShane (1912 - 1924)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Sarasota Memorial Park
Sarasota
Sarasota County
Florida, USA
 
Created by: Kathryn Doyle
Record added: Aug 16, 2014
Find A Grave Memorial# 134420214
Peter Phelan McShane
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Peter Phelan McShane
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