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Shanin Healy

December 16, 1969 — July 3, 2018

Shanin D. Healy, age 48 of Ridgway passed on this life on July 3, 2018 in the Deaconess Hospital, Evansville, IN.  Shanin was born on December 16, 1969 to the late Jim Healy and Carla (Hull) Gobin whom survives.

Shanin graduated from Ridgway High School in 1988 and had worked on local farms in the area.  He loved sports when he was young from playing baseball, riding motorcycles and especially boating and skiing.  He was a very kind and polite person with a heart bigger than himself.  His smile was contagious; his grandfather Healy even called him Smiley.  He always had time to talk with his friends and family.   Shanin was a good son, brother, uncle and friend and will be missed.

Shanin is survived by his mother and step father, Carla (Deon) Gobin of Portage, IN, his brother, Shawn (Tracy) Healy of Valparaiso, IN., his grandmother Ruby Hull of Indiana along with 2 nephews, Dillon & Austin Healy and a niece, Mikaela Healy.  He was preceded in death by his father, Jim Healy.

Visitation for Shanin will be on Saturday, July 7, 2018 at the Cox & Son Funeral Home in Ridgway from 11:00 AM to 1:00 PM.  His funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home starting at 1:00 PM with Rev. Jack Hall officiating.  Shanin will be entombed in the Colbert Cemetery near Herod, IL next to his father.

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Saturday, July 7, 2018

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