Gerald Shaw

Willis Gerald Shaw, 61, of Astoria died at 12:45 p.m. Saturday, Jan. 13, 2001, at Memorial Medical Center in Springfield.

He was born Aug. 16, 1939, in Macomb, a son of Willis G. "Pat" and Maryln M. Hulvey Shaw.

Surviving are his father and stepmother, Willis "Pat" and Dorothy Shaw of Astoria; two sons, Marty (and Michelle) and Daniel, both of Astoria; one daughter, Misty Shaw of Astoria; one grandson; one brother, Robert "Artie" (and Bonnie) of Davenport, Iowa; and one sister, Shirley (and Duane) Richards of Browning.

He was preceded in death by his mother, two sons, Willis and Shawn; and one sister.

A mechanic and heavy equipment operator, he was a member of Operating Engineers Local 537 of Rock Island.

He was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Macomb.

Services were held at 11 a.m. today at Shawgo Memorial Home in Astoria. Burial was in Astoria Cemetery.

Memorials may be made to the American Kidney Fund, 6110 Executive Blvd., Suite 1010, Rockville, MD 20852.

Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 1/17/2001

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