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Shawn Christopher Wise Jr.

Posted on Wednesday, June 22, 2022 at 2:29 pm


Shawn Christopher Wise Jr., 24, of Vandalia, Mo., died at 8:15 p.m. Friday, June 10, 2022, at Hannibal Regional Hospital.
There are no services planned at this time.
Cremation arrangements are being handled by the Waters Funeral Home of Vandalia.
Shawn was born on April 27, 1998, in Mexico, Mo., the son of Shawn Christopher Wise Sr. and Monica Roxanne (Palmer) Lovelace.
Survivors include his mother, Monica Lovelace of Vandalia, Mo.; father, Shawn Christopher Wise Sr. of Maryland; brother, Kenneal Patrick Palmer of Curryville, Mo.; daughter, Delilah Wise of Louisiana, Mo.; grandmother, Karen Palmer of Vandalia, Mo.; stepmother, Diane Cherie Miller of St. Louis, Mo.; and numerous aunts, uncles, cousins, extended family and friends.
His grandmother, Jessie Mae Wise, and great-grandmother, Virgie Ethel Overton, died earlier.
Shawn attended Van-Far High School and was currently working as a cashier at the QP Express in Vandalia.
Shawn was a very free-spirited person. He was the best friend everyone wanted and the most loving son, brother and uncle anyone could ask for. His daughter was his life, and he cherished every moment spent with her.
Memorial contributions may be made to Waters Funeral Home to assist the family with funeral expenses.
Online condolences may be made to the family on Shawn’s memorial page at