Dorothy Mae Shaw, age 91, of rural Montpelier, Ohio, died at 10:00 A.M. on Wednesday, August 1, 2018, in her home. Mrs. Shaw was a 1945 graduate of Edon High School. She devoted her life to her faith and family and will be fondly remembered as a spunky, fun-loving, sweet and kind-hearted woman.
Dorothy Mae Shaw was born on December 1, 1926, in Montpelier, Ohio, the daughter of Ivan L. and Margaret M. (Steifel) Stevens. She married John D. Shaw on March 9, 1947, in Montpelier, Ohio, and he preceded her in death on December 11, 2012.
Survivors include two sons, Daniel Shaw, of Montpelier, and Samuel Shaw, of Mansfield; three grandchildren, Ryan (Kari) Shaw, of Montpelier, Staci (Dave) Johnson, of Mansfield, and Chad Shaw, of Edon; nine great-grandchildren; five great-great-grandchildren and many step great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her parents; an infant son, Johnathon Wayne Shaw, in 1955; a daughter-in-law, Jill Shaw; four brothers and one sister.
Visitation will be held on Monday, August 6, 2018, from 2:00-4:00 and 6:00-8:00 P.M. in the Krill Funeral Home, Edon, Ohio. Services will be held on Tuesday, August 7, 2018, at 11:00 A.M. in Bethlehem Christian Union Church near Edon, Ohio, with Pastor Mike Slagle officiating. Grave side services will be held at Floral Grove Cemetery, West Unity, Ohio, at 2:00 P.M. on Tuesday, August 7.
In lieu of flowers, memorials are requested to Bethlehem Christian Union Church.