Effingham Daily News
Michael E. Shaw, 47, of Brownstown, died Monday, Feb. 25, 2013, in Knoxville, Tenn.
Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Saturday at Harvest Time Bible Church with the Rev. Dalmus Meeks officiating. Visitation will be from 9 to 11 a.m. Saturday at the church. Burial will be at Riverside Cemetery, Sterling. In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established. Online condolences may be left at www.mcdonaldfuneralhomes.com.
Michael was born April 8, 1965, in Sterling the son of Herman and Lena F. (Gammon) Shaw. Michael married Pamela Dial on Jan. 30, 1993, in Rock Falls. He was a truck driver for 25 years.
Survivors include his parents, Herman (Lena) Shaw of Rock Falls; his wife, Pamela Shaw of Brownstown; four daughters, Sherri (Dave) Triplett of Aurora, Stephanie (Rick Sotelo) Boucher of Rock Falls, Rachael (Jose) Quiroz of Rockford and Naomi Shaw of Rock Falls; two sisters, Barbara McCoy of Rock Falls and Caraline (Mickey) Vasquez of Rock Falls; one brother, Richard (Christi) Shaw of Rock Falls; three grandsons; and six granddaughters.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents and one son, Shane.