It’s with broken hearts that we announce the sudden passing of our dear husband, father, son, brother and brother-in-law, Shawn Michael King, aged 57. Predeceased by his beloved daughter Meghynn Norman on January 17, 2015; father: Michael King and brother-in-law: Joe Rebernik. He leaves to mourn his best friend and wife Louise Rebernik King and two precious children Dylan and Jorja; mother: Mary King; sister: Michelle Healey (Al); mother-in-law: Janie Rebernik and brother-in-law: Dan Rebernik; son-in-law: Owen Harris; cousin & best friend: Tim White as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and friends. Also leaving to mourn mentor and lifelong friend Con Parsons; special and dear friends Terry and Sherri Fogwill, Nancy and Darrin Churchill, Jim Griffin, John Griffiths, Andy Duke and Dan Duke, Rick Buckmaster, Rod Kreiger, The Band Vengeance and the many friends Shawn met throughout his musical career. Shawn will be remembered for his love and devotion to the arts community and especially for his love of music both playing and writing songs.
Cremation has taken place. Visitation will take place: Friday, January 8, 2021 – Carnell’s Funeral Home, 1045 Topsail Road, Mount Pearl 2 – 4 pm and 7 – 9 pm and Saturday, January 9, 2021– Coomb’s Funeral Home, 267 Beach High Road, Placentia 12:00 – 4:00 pm. A tribute to Shawn will take place at 3:00 pm on Saturday at Coomb’s Funeral Home Chapel.
A celebration of Shawn’s life will take place at a later date once Covid-19 restrictions are lifted.
Donations may be made in Shawn’s memory to Dylan and Jorja’s education fund by email: LouiseShawn@rogers.com.