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David Shane Brody

David Shane Brody, age 95, of Canton, went to his Heavenly Home on March 17, 2024. He was born December 23, 1928 in Steubenville, Ohio, to the late David and Marion Brody. He attended Caldwell High School and furthered education to become an Electrician; Lineman working for IBEW Local 540 after an Honorable Discharge from the United States Air Force being a proud veteran. He attended the Canton Baptist Temple for close to 70 years, became a member and was active in ABF Sunday School and Church, along with the Forever Young activities. Preceded in death by his wife of 61 years, Ruth Ann (Danford) Brody; daughter, Melinda Jane Brody; one brother, George (Marlene) Brody of FL; two sisters, Ruth Elliot of CA and Marion (Don) Boron of Louisville. Survived by daughter, Jackie (Jim) Vlacovsky; grandsons, Tim Vlacovsky; Dan (Dawn) Vlacovsky; four great-grandsons, Luke, Lance, Levi, Daniel; great-granddaughter, Lucy. Son, James (Michelle) Brody; granddaughters, Julie, Ellie Brody, and Jessica (Brad) Eash; great-granddaughter, Serenity; and survived by one sister, Carol Lusczyack of CA, and loved by many. The family welcomes guests to Calling Hours on Thursday, March 21, 2024 at the Canton Baptist Temple from 9 a.m.  until 11 a.m. with a service, officiated by Pastor Tom Shank, beginning at 11 a.m. Procession will follow to Halley’s Ridge Cemetery in Caldwell, Ohio, where David will be laid to rest. Please visit to share condolences.

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