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Dorothy Jean Shaw

September 27, 1935 ~ December 26, 2021 (age 86)

Obituary

Dorothy Jean Shaw, 86, of Wellington, died Sunday, December 26, 2021 at Mercy New Life Hospice. Born on September 27, 1935 in Crabapple, Belmont County, she was the daughter of the late John and Sarah (nee Butler) Laisure. Dorothy grew up in Shepherdstown and moved to the Wellington area in the mid 50’s.  

Dorothy retired from the Wellington Farm and Home Hardware in 2010, after 20 years, prior to that she had worked at the Ben Franklin. Dorothy was an active member of the Wellington Eagles Aux for over 50 years. She enjoyed being a part of the senior groups in both Wellington and West Salem. Dorothy enjoyed trips to the casinos with her friends, playing Bingo, playing cards, and socializing. Most of all she cherished time with her family and especially her grandchildren.  

Survivors include her children Charles (Micki) Shaw, of AL, and Tracy (Jimmie) Ward, of Wellington; grandchildren, Branden (Jessica), Nicki (Shawn), Sara (Nicholas) and Amber; great granddaughters Hannah and Emmalynn; and numerous nieces and nephews. Dorothy was preceded in death by her husband Samuel Lawrence Shaw; son Samuel J. Shaw; and siblings Alberta, Gail, Lolly, Joyce, John, and Wayne.  

Friends and family will be received on Saturday, January 1, 2022 from 12 until the time of services beginning at 2 p.m. at Norton-Eastman Funeral Home, 370 South Main St, Wellington. Please dress casual and if you have something pink you can include her favorite color. Masks are recommended but not required while visiting. Burial will take place at Rock Hill Cemetery in Flushing at a later date. Expressions of sympathy may be shared online at www.eastmanfuneralhome.com.  

 

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Services

Calling Hours
Saturday
January 1, 2022

12:00 PM to 2:00 PM
Norton-Eastman Funeral Home
370 South Main Street
Wellington, OH 44090

Funeral Service
Saturday
January 1, 2022

2:00 PM
Norton-Eastman Funeral Home
370 South Main Street
Wellington, OH 44090

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