Dorothy Shaw

Obituary of Dorothy Jean Shaw

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Dorothy Jean Shaw, a resident of Maple City Residence, Chatham, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2022 at the Chatham-Kent Health Alliance at the age of 98. Born in Chatham Township, the daughter of the late Stanley and Leila (Richards) Wells. Dorothy grew up on a farm near Tupperville. She was an active past member of the Turnerville Community, Lindsay Road United Church, Town and Country Square Dance Club, Dresden Minor Hockey Moms and Red Hat Society. She was an avid Toronto Blue Jays and Toronto Maple Leafs Fan. Dorothy loved farming, gardening and cutting grass. Beloved wife of the late Kenneth Shaw (1970). Loving mother of Ron Shaw (Susan) and Robert "Bob" Shaw. Cherished grandmother of Erin Jamieson (Matthew), Jessica Shaw (John), Tyler Shaw, Erik Shaw (Rachel) and Kayla Shaw (Tim). Proud great grandmother of Vaughn, Greta, Charlotte, Nora, Logan, Elliott and Cameron. Loved aunt of Garry, Tom and Paul Houston. Predeceased by sister Helen Houston (Charles) and brother Douglas Wells (Jean). A private family service will be held at the Badder Funeral Home & Reception Centre 679 North St, Dresden on Thursday, April 21, 2022. Interment in Dresden Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Canadian Cancer Society, Lindsay Road United Church or Canadian Red Cross - Ukraine Humanitarian Crisis Appeal. Online donations and condolences may be left at


Dresden Cemetery
296 Trerice St E
Dresden, Ontario, Canada
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Dorothy Shaw

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Dorothy Shaw

1923 - 2022

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