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Robert DuWayne ShawMay 17, 1930 ~ July 19, 2017 (age 87)
Robert DuWayne Shaw, of Moon Township, passed away on Wednesday, July 19, 2017 at Ohio Valley Hospital. He was born in New Brighton, PA on May 17, 1930 to the late Owen DuWayne and Margaretta (Stewart) Shaw. Beloved husband for 62 years to Emily Johanna (Doepp) Shaw; loving father of Jerry Shaw of Coraopolis, Peggy Shaw of Moon Township and Bobbie Metzler (Michael) of Columbia, South Carolina; proud grandfather of Jonathan and Joshua; cherished brother of Tom Shaw (Donna) of Glen Mills, PA and Jim Shaw (Jan) of New Carlisle, OH. Robert served in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He was retired instrument mechanic from US Air (formerly Allegheny Airlines) and was a member of F & AM#630, Doric Lodge, Syria Shriners, and US Airways Retirees. As a member of the Gold Association, one of Robert’s hobby was panning for Gold going as far as Alaska and Costa Rico. His other hobbies included scuba diving, square dancing, golfing, and clogging. Memorial visitation on Tuesday (July 25) from 11:30 AM until of Memorial Blessing Service 12:45 PM at Copeland’s Moon Township, 981 Brodhead Rd. with inurnment at the National Cemetery of the Alleghenies at 2 PM with full military honors. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in his name to Disabled American Veterans.
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