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In Memory of

Edward Randall Shown

April 25, 1932 - August 9, 2013

Obituary


Edward R. Shown, 81, of Highland Springs, passed peacefully August 9, 2013. Mr. Shown was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil & Ruth Shown; daughter, Laura Shown Todd; identical twin brother, Dennis Shown; brother, James Shown and sister, Anna Shown. Edward was a retired employee of VCU Computer Center and VDOT. He retired from the Army after 20 years of service. Mr. Shown received a Bronze Star during his service in the Korean War. He had a love for dogs, especially Deuce. Edward is survived by his beloved wife, Becky Shown; sons, Randy Shown;...

Edward R. Shown, 81, of Highland Springs, passed peacefully August 9, 2013. Mr. Shown was preceded in death by his parents, Cecil & Ruth Shown; daughter, Laura Shown Todd; identical twin brother, Dennis Shown; brother, James Shown and sister, Anna Shown. Edward was a retired employee of VCU Computer Center and VDOT. He retired from the Army after 20 years of service. Mr. Shown received a Bronze Star during his service in the Korean War. He had a love for dogs, especially Deuce. Edward is survived by his beloved wife, Becky Shown; sons, Randy Shown; David Tanner (Caelon), and Harold Tanner (Tammy); grandchildren, Nathan, Cyrus, and Eamon; great-grandsons, Preston and Jacob; brother, Joseph Shown (Judy); sisters, Marvadene Warwick (Gerry), and Sue Zieman, as well as many other nieces, nephews and family members. A funeral service will be on Saturday, August 17, 2013 at 11 a.m. in the Nelsen Funeral Home, 4650 S. Laburnum Avenue, Richmond, VA 23231. Interment will be in Amelia Veteran's Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to Bon Secour's Hospice, 5875 Bremo Rd. Suite 710, Richmond, VA 23226 or Richmond SPCA, 2519 Hermitage Rd 23220.