Larry ShawJune 23, 1934 ~ September 17, 2017 (age 83)
In Loving Memory Of
(George Lawrence Vincent Shaw)
June 23, 1934 ~ September 17, 2017
Age 83 Years
Larry passed away peacefully at Fairview Personal Care Home in the early hours of September
17, 2017 after an ongoing struggle with COPD and Alzheimer disease.
Larry was the eldest son of Edmund and Joan Shaw. He was born and raised on the home farm
near Cardale and continued to farm that land until he moved to Brandon.
Larry married Sylvia Jamieson on October 22, 1955. Together, they raised five children. Sylvia
passed away in 1989 after a brief battle with cancer. Both Larry and Sylvia were committed to
family and community.
Larry was a dedicated community volunteer working tirelessly as the draw master for the
Cardale Bonspiel and Cardale Sports Day. He sat on many local boards and also assisted with
Cardale sports teams. His family was a top priority and he and Mom instilled in all of us the
importance of honesty, kindness and doing your best always with a smile.
Larry married Bev Waldon in 1991 and gained a second family of children, grandchildren and
great grandchildren. They enjoyed travelling and became snowbirds.They especially enjoyed
keeping up with all the activities of their families.
Larry was predeceased his wife, Sylvia, sisters, Judy, Noel and Linda, son in law Tony, Bev's
son in law Rob, and great grandson Clayton. He is survived by Bev, his siblings Carol (Ted), Gill
(Marilyn) and John (Janet), He is also survived by his children Kim, Karen (Murray), Lorna
(Kelly), Ed (Cathy), Sharon (Jim); Bev's children Lynn (Drew), Gerry (Christie), a total of fourteen
grandchildren and nine great grandchildren.
Thanks to the staff at Fairview for their wonderful care of Larry.
Celebration Of Life
Trinity United Church
1515 6th St
Monday, September 25, 2017
Private Family Interment Held Prior
The Shaw Farm
For those so desiring,
donations may be made in Larry’s memory to the
Alzheimer Society of Manitoba,
4B – 457 9th St, Brandon, MB, R7A 1K2.
Messages of condolences and/or photos can be shared
or candles lit using the links to the left.
Alzheimer Society of Manitoba
4B - 457 9th St, Brandon MB R7A 1K2