Leo Shields

Obituary of Leo Joseph Shields

The death occurred peacefully surrounded by his loving family at Andrews of Summerside on Saturday, April 6th, 2024 of Leo Joseph Shields of Summerside, P.E.I., aged 100 years. Leo was born in Summerside to the late James and Margaret Shields (Thibodeau).

Beloved husband of the late Anita (Blacquiere) Shields and loving father of Carolyn (Ron) Perry, Marilyn (Ron) Gallant, Kirk (Lisa) Handrahan, and Joe (Christine) Handrahan. Also lovingly remembered by his 9 grandchildren, Jason, Rod, Michelle, Renae, Christa, Angela, Noelle, Alysha, Emily, 7 great-grandchildren, Will, Joel, Cowen, Ayslin, Alex, Ronin and Declan.  

Survived by his sister-in-law Geralda Brown and several nieces and nephews.

Predeceased by his brothers, George, Fred, and sisters Fanny, Carrie, Mary, and Margaret. 

Resting at the East Prince Funeral 245 Pope Rd., Summerside. Funeral service will be held at a later day. Memorial donations in Leo’s memory can be made directly to the Prince County Hospital Foundation or St. Paul’s Church.

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