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Dennis Lee Shaw

December 29, 1928 - January 15, 2013

Dennis Lee Shaw, 84, of Hillsdale, passed away Tuesday, January 15, 2013, at the Grand Rapids Home for Veterans in Grand Rapids, MI. He was born December 29, 1928 in Moscow Twp., Michigan to Arlo & Fanny (Ellis) Shaw. He was married November 14, 1953 to Melvina Baker and she preceded him in death in 1980. On February 14, 1981 Dennis married Delores Hannan and she preceded him in death in 2002.

Dennis worked at the former Stocks Mill and DCA in Hillsdale retiring in 1992 after 40 years of service. He was a veteran of the U.S. Army serving during the Korean Conflict and a member of the Hillsdale American Legion.

Surviving is a daughter, Bonnie Komjathy of Torrance, California; step children, Sabrina (Gene) Wilson of Hillsdale, Jim (Christina) Woodman of St. Roberts, Missouri and Don Woodman of Muskegon, MI; 19 grandchildren, 7 great-grandchildren and 3 great great-grandchildren; sister, Bell Englehart of Hillsdale; brothers, Joe (Connie) Shaw of Hillsdale, Stanley (Joyce) Shaw and Merrit Shaw, both of Eugene, Oregon.

Dennis was preceded in death by his parents, wives, infant son Dennis Lee Shaw Jr., brother Everett, sister May, son-in-law, Joel, sister-in-law Connie and a brother-in-law, Robert.

Graveside memorial services with military honors for Dennis Shaw will be Friday, January 18 , 2013, at 11:00 a.m. a.m , at Lakeview Cemetery in Hillsdale. There will be no visitation or calling hours at this time. Arrangements are entrusted to the VanHorn-Eagle Funeral Home in Hillsdale.

Memorial contributions are suggested to Hillsdale Senior Center.



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Graveside Memorial Service:
Friday, January 18, 2013
11:00 AM
Lakeview Cemetery
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