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Gerald R. Shaw


Gerald R. Shaw, 88, of Medina, passed away Thursday, February 1, 2018. He was born May 29, 1929 in Granger Township, to the late Ralph and Marjorie (Alber) Shaw.

Gerald loved his family. Whatever the family did, they always did together, especially camping and fishing on the boat. Gerald and his wife, Iona, also had a small beef cattle and dairy farm. He ran a bulldozer for many years for Lang Excavating.

Gerald is survived by his daughter, Connie (John R.) Marks; grandchildren, Jessica (Jason) Gabriel and Amber (Nicholas) Pittman and his great-grandchildren, Kailah Gabriel, Noah Brown and Austin Gabriel.

He was preceded in death by his beloved wife 65 years, Iona, in 2017; his son, Kevin in 1979; sister, Beverly Nelson and his brother, Carol Shaw.

The family will receive friends from 1 to 3 P.M., Wednesday, February 7, 2018 at Waite & Son Funeral Home, 765 N. Court St., Medina. A graveside service will immediately follow the visitation at Granger Fairview Cemetery in Granger Township.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, P.O. Box 22478, Oklahoma City, OK 73123.

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