Memorial contributions may be made to the family for the Akers Children's Education, payable to Jessica Akers.
Shawn Adam Akers passed away on June 11, 2016, at the age of 39. He is the beloved husband of Jessica Akers nee Rinks of Wentzville, MO. He is survived by his parents, Larry and Sally Akers nee Bonk; four daughters, Vada, Violet, Valena and Vivyana Akers; sister, Tara (Matt) Fink; two nieces, Olivia and Claire Fink. He was preceded in death by his brother, Brian Akers; grandparents, Morgan and Violet Akers and Paul and Mary Bonk. Shawn was united in marriage to Jessica Rinks on August 20, 2005. He flew the 777 Airplane for Omni Air International. He was a pilot for several years and enjoyed the benefits of traveling with his career. Shawn enjoyed watching his daughter's soccer games, riding his motorcycle, target shooting, Star Wars, watching Superhero movies and he was an avid reader. One of his greatest joys was spending time with his friends and family, especially his children. He will be dearly missed by his family and friends.