Donald Leroy Shaw, 85, of Sunnyside went to be with his Lord and Savior today, April 4, 2012, during his short stay at Eagle Rehab.

He was born June 8, 1926 in Sunnyside to Samuel & Eula Shaw.

He worked for the City of Sunnyside and retired after 26 years.

In his free time he dedicated his life to coaching, teaching and mentoring young people.

He is survived by his wife of 61 years, Florine (Fidge) Erovick Shaw; two children, Kit (Cindi) Shaw of East Wenatchee and Ann (Brian) Larson of Phoenix, Ariz.; two grandchildren, Michael Larson and Jerad (Megan) Larson; and two sisters, Ferol Riggs of Prosser and Doris Phillips of Federal Way.

He was preceded in death by his parents; two sisters, Shirley Whitehead and Phyllis Wick; and one son, Dennis Shaw.

Private burial services will be held. At the request of Mr. Shaw no services will be held.

Condolences can be sent at

Valley Hills Funeral Home in Sunnyside is handling arrangements.


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