2012-04-12 / Obituaries

Virginia A. Shaw

Fort Littleton, 91

Virginia A. Shaw, 91, formerly a resident of Leisure Living Retirement Village, Ft. Littleton, died at 2:30 p.m., Friday, April 6, 2012, at Menno Haven Nursing Center, Chambersburg.

Born June 6, 1920, at Worleytown, Pa., she was a daughter of the late Ambrose and Bessie (Burkett) Elliott. She was married to Harold B. Shaw on June 12, 1940. He preceded her in death March 10, 2001.

Surviving are four children: Eric Shaw of Altadena, Calif.; Arvid Shaw of Waterfall; Crystal Powers and Eda Pinkston, both of Altadena Calif.; six grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and one sister, Mary Shafer of Spring Hill, Kan.

One brother and four sisters preceded her in death.

She was of the Protestant faith. During her life she was a homemaker.

Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m., Thursday, April 12, 2012, at M. R. Brown Funeral Home, Hustontown. Rev. William Kuhn will officiate. Interment will be made at Mt. Tabor Cemetery, Hustontown.

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