Vail Daily obituary: David Michael Shannon, 1979-2011 |

Vail Daily obituary: David Michael Shannon, 1979-2011

Special to the Daily
Vail, CO Colorado

David Michael Shannon, 32, of Lakewood, died Dec. 14.

He was born Aug. 9, 1979, to Kay LaGuardia to James Shannon

David lived in the Vail valley from 1979 to 1986, then moved to Green Mountain in Lakewood. He moved back to Vail in the late 90s and managed Pizza Hut in Avon. He loved customer service work, including front desk at the Lodge at Vail and Vails Sports. He also worked for Kitchens Plus as a subcontractor. He loved snowboarding and being in the mountains. He was always cheerful and loved talking to people. He loved his daughter, Ashley, more than anything in the world. He was a true friend.

A celebration of David’s life will be at 2 p.m. Wednesday at Genesee Vista Clubhouse, 24425 W. Currant Drive in Golden. Anyone is welcome.

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