Loren C. Shanle, 90, of Springfield, formerly of Buffalo, died at 1:54 pm Wednesday, April 30, 2014 at Concordia Village Assisted Living Center. He was born June 14, 1923 in Springfield to Carl and Frances (Stengel) Shanle. He married G. Rosabell Falconer on September 5, 1942 and she preceded him in death on August 3, 2013.
Also preceding him in death were his parents and a sister, Mildred Lanham.
Surviving are a daughter, Sandi (Dudley) Younkin of St. Paul, MN; three sons, Loren (Karen) Shanle of Rochester, Larry (Sheri) Shanle of Dawson and David (Pam) Shanle of Sherman; seven grandchildren and three great grandchildren.
Mr. Shanle lived in Buffalo most of his life. He was an Army Veteran serving in World War II. He was a graduate from Millikin University and retired as CEO from Farmers State Bank in Buffalo.
Visitation: 10-11 am Monday, May 5, 2014 at Church of the Little Flower.
Funeral Mass: 11 am Monday, May 5, 2014 at Church of the Little Flower with Monsignor John Ossola officiating. Burial will follow in Mechanicsburg Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Mechanicsburg Cemetery.