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Carolyn J. Shaw

Carolyn J. Shaw, 90, of Huntington, IN, died Thursday, Jan. 13, 2022, at Life’s Journey of Avon in Indianapolis.
Mrs. Shaw was a graduate of Huntington High School.  She was the assistant floral designer for Marsh Supermarket for 24 years until it closed in 2017.  She was a member of St. Mary Catholic Church and the Rosary Sodality.

She was born on Feb. 1, 1931, in Huntington, to Paul H. Weiford and Margaret Lowman Weiford Knote. She was married to John D. Shaw for 42 years. He preceded her in death.

Survivors include a daughter, Sherry L. Shaw, of Avon; a brother, Hervey (Barb) Weiford, of Roanoke; three grandchildren, Daniel Hendry (Kacie Scarbrough), of Camby, Michael Sean Shaw, of Loxahatchee, FL, and Christina (Mike) Stitt, of Rockwell, NC; four great-grandchildren and two great-great grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a son, Paul F. Shaw.

A funeral service will take place on Monday, Feb. 7, 2022, at St. Mary Catholic Church, 903 N. Jefferson St., Huntington. Recitation of the Rosary will begin at 10 a.m., with calling hours following from 10:30 to 11:30 a.m.  A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11:30 a.m. with Rev. Thomas Zehr presiding.  

Burial will be in Mt. Calvary Cemetery, Huntington. McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, Huntington, is handling arrangements.

Memorials may be made to St. Jude’s Children’s Research Hospital or Dementia Society of America in care of McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home, 715 N. Jefferson St., Huntington.

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