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A Metropolitan Funeral Service Obituary for:
Barry P. Shane
March 26, 1943 - May 18, 2019
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Barry P. Shane age 76, of Cherry Hill, New Jersey died Saturday, May 18, 2019 after a brief illness. Barry was born March 26, 1943 in Springfield, Delaware County, son of the late Edward Shane and the late Margaret Shane (nee - Brogan). He is the beloved father of Kelli Murphy and Ryan Shane (Elizabeth); grandfather of Dillon Murphy, Kaelynn Murphy, Colin Shane, Brendan Shane; brother of Edward Martin Shane (Patricia).

Barry was born, raised, and educated in Springfield, Delaware County, Pennsylvania. He was a graduate of Springfield High School and continued his education at Lehigh University where he received his Bachelor’s in Metallurgical Engineering and a Masters in Business Administration. He was a proud member of the Lehigh University football team. Barry was the owner and operator of Shane Candy Company in Philadelphia from 1983 until his retirement in 2010. He was former president of the Retail Confectioner’s Association of Philadelphia and a member of the Old City Civic Association. Burial was private. A Celebration of Life is planned in June.

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