Anthony Shanabarger, 25

Anthony Michael Shanabarger, 25, of Wabash, died at 7:30 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 7, 2017, at his home.

He was born April 28, 1992, in Fort Wayne, to Robin Gorham and Lisa Shanabarger.

Anthony was a 2011 graduate of Wabash High School and worked at Bulldog Battery in Wabash.  He was a member of the St. Bernard Catholic Church, and a former Boy Scout.  Anthony enjoyed his dog and two cats, skateboarding, and BMX biking.  Anthony also played Little League Baseball four years. 

He is loved and survived by his mother, Lisa Shanabarger and grandmother, Shirley (Bakehorn) Shanabarger, both of Wabash; aunt, Sherry (Joaquin SanChez) Shanabarger of Seattle, Wash., uncle, John (Peggy) Shanabarger of Sussex, Wis.; and three cousins, Rachel Shanabarger, Mary Shanabarger, and Ann Shanabarger, all of Sussex.

He was preceded in death by his father, Robin Gorham.

Funeral services will be 11 a.m. Friday, Oct. 13, 2017, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 188 W. Sinclair St., Wabash, with Father Paul Cochran officiating. Burial will be in Mississinewa Cemetery, Somerset.

Friends may call 4-8 pm Thursday, and 9-10:30 am Friday at Grandstaff-Hentgen Funeral Service, 1241 Manchester Avenue, Wabash.

The memorial guest book for Anthony may be signed at


Posted on 2017 Oct 10