Earl Herman Shane, 55 of Fort Valley, died Tuesday, August 17, 2010 at Winchester Medical Center. A funeral service will be held on Monday, August 23, 2010 at the Dellinger Funeral Home, Woodstock by Pastor William Fitchett. Burial will follow at Panorama Memorial Gardens. Earl was born at Winchester, Virginia on November 6, 1954. He was the son of Ray Shane and Helen Goode and his stepmother, Anna Shane, all of Winchester. He was the owner of Shane’s Painting and Home Restoration. Earl is survived by his companion of eleven years, Claudia Poe, her children, Mandy Farley of Woodstock, Monica Mitchell of Edinburg, and Douglas Partlowe of Front Royal and her four grandchildren, Trevor, Paris, Bryson, and Hunter; two daughters, Harmony and Miranda Shane, both of Winchester; a step sister, Virginia Clark of Middletown; also nieces and nephews. Pallbearers will be Mike McGowen, Harold Heishman, Kevin Miller, Scott Sibert, Jeff Reed, and Ted Gerhardt. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to the Shenandoah County Animal Shelter, 268 Landfill Road, Edinburg, Virginia 22824.