Dennis W. Shaw
Dennis W. Shaw, 70, of Park Meadow Drive, went home to be with his Lord and Savior on Thursday, Oct. 31, 2013, while surrounded by his loving family.
Dennis was born Oct. 17, 1943, in McKee, Pa., and was the son of the late Elmer and Ruth Green Shaw.
Dennis was a veteran of the U.S. Navy, where he proudly served from 1960-63.
Prior to his retirement in 2003, Dennis worked for Stroehmann Baking Company, as a route salesman.
During his retirement, Dennis volunteered his time with Meals on Wheels by delivering meals to those in the community.
Dennis loved his family, dogs, and watching sports, especially his two favorite teams, the Steelers and the Yankees. He was also an avid hunter and enjoyed fishing.
He was a member of Bethel Baptist Church.
He is survived by his wife, the former Dianne Hagglund, whom he married Aug. 12, 1972; three daughters: Traci (Michael) Stevenson of Jamestown, Kendra (Michael) Zink of Amherst, N.Y., and Denise (Michael) Felder of Buffalo; seven grandchildren: Seth, Nolan and Gracelyn Stevenson, Aidan, Madelyn and Karina Zink, and Annalise Felder; a brother, Ray “Cook” (Alys) Shaw of McKee, Pa.; and many nieces and nephews.
Besides his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters: Betty Ebersole and Nancy Butler; and three brothers: Pete, Lester and Rich Shaw.
A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Tuesday in the Lind Funeral Home.
The Rev. James Read will officiate.
Inurnment will be in Sunset Hill Cemetery.
Friends will be received from 5-8 p.m. Monday in the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to Bethel Baptist Christian Academy, 200 Hunt Road, Jamestown, NY 14701.
You may light a candle in remembrance of Dennis at www.lindfuneralhome.com.