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Hazel Janet Lawrence1

Female
b. 19 April 1911, d. 29 April 2003


Family William S. "Van" Shaw b. 21 July 1911, d. 20 February 1992
Marriage* 19 May 1934  Principal=William S. "Van" Shaw1,3 
Children  1. Van Alton Shaw b. 3 Dec 1935, d. Oct 1977
  2. Warren R. Shaw b. 23 Feb 1942
  3. Velma Shaw b. c 1973

Note*   Hazel is the daughter of Raymond Oriel Lawrence (1881 - 1953) and Magdalene May Vorous (1882 - 1955).1 
Birth* 19 April 1911  Scrubgrass Twp., Venango Co., PA1,2,3 
Married Name 19 May 1934  Shaw1,3 
Marriage* 19 May 1934  Principal=William S. "Van" Shaw1,3 
SSN* 28 April 2003  https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.1.1/JP8V-KJQ
First Name: Hazel
Middle Name: J
Last Name: Shaw
Name Suffix:
Birth Date: 19 April 1911
Social Security Number: 177-30-0568
Place of Issuance: Pennsylvania
Last Residence: Knox, Clarion, Pennsylvania
Zip Code of Last Residence: 16232
Death Date: 28 April 2003
Estimated Age at Death: 92
Collection: United States Social Security Death Index2 
Death* 29 April 2003  Beverly Healthcare, Shippenville, Clarion Co., PA1,2 
Burial* after 29 April 2003  Big Bend Cemetery, Emlenton, Venango Co., PA, Inscription: Shaw
Van
1911 - 1992
Janet
1911 - 20031
News/Obit circa 30 April 2003  Hazel Shaw

Hazel (Janet) Shaw age 92 of Knox, formerly of Emlenton Big Bend and Greenville died Monday April 28, 2003 in the Beverly Health Care Shippenville. She was born April 19, 1911 in Scrubgrass Township, Venango County the daughter of Raymond O. and Magdelene Vorous Lawrence.

Mrs. Shaw was a homemaker. She had worked part-time for eighteen years for the Emlenton & Progress newspapers. She had served on the Emlenton School Board for a number of years. She enjoyed quilting, crocheting, knitting, crafts and gardening. She was a former member of the Big Bend United Methodist Church. She moved from Greenville to Knox to live with her daughter Velma Summerville and became a member of the Knox United Methodist Church. Due to her health she moved into Highland Oaks.

She was married May 19, 1934 to William S. (Van) Shaw and he preceded her in death February 20, 1992.

She is survived by one son Warren R. Shaw and his wife Elaine E. Shaw, Greenville, one daughter Mrs. John (Velma) Summerville of Knox, a daughter-in-law Pat Shaw of Franklin. Nine grand children, ten great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson. She is also survived by a brother, John Lawrence of McDonald, Ohio; and a sister Mrs. Jack (Grace) Cassidy, Kennerdell.

In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by a son Van Alton Shaw; a granddaughter Marcie Lynn Summerville; three brothers, George Lawrence, Warren Lawrence and Raymond Lawrence and a sister, Mae Shop.

Friends were received in the William N. Rupert Mortuary in Knox. Funeral services were held in the funeral home with the Rev. Donald Poole, pastor of the Knox United Methodist Church officiating. Interment will be in the Big Bend Cemetery, Emlenton.

Family suggest memorials be made to a charity of one's choice.

Published in a Union Co. PA, newspaper4 
News/Obit* 30 April 2003  HAZEL "JANET" SHAW

Hazel "Janet" Shaw, 92, of Knox, formerly of Big Bend, Emlenton and Greenville, died Monday, April 28, 2003, in Beverly Healthcare-Shippenville.

Born April 19, 1911, in Scrubgrass Township, Venango County, she was the daughter of Raymond O. and Magdelene Vorous Lawrence.

Mrs. Shaw had worked 18 years part-time for the Emlenton and Progress newspapers.

She served on the Emlenton School Board for a number of years.

Mrs. Shaw was a former member of Big Bend United Methodist Church in Emlenton. She moved from Greenville to Knox to live with her daughter, Velma Summerville, and became a member of Knox United Methodist Church.

Due to her health, she moved into Highland Oaks.

Mrs. Shaw was a homemaker and enjoyed quilting, crocheting, knitting, crafts and gardening.

She was married May 19, 1934, to William S. "Van" Shaw, who died Feb. 20, 1992.

Surviving are one son and his wife, Warren R. and Elaine E. Shaw of Greenville; one daughter, Mrs. John (Velma) Summerville of Knox; a daughter-in-law, Pat Shaw of Franklin; nine grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren and one great-great-grandson.

She also is survived by a brother, John Lawrence of McDonald, Ohio; and a sister, Mrs. Jack (Grace) Cassidy of Kennerdell.

In addition to her parents and husband, Mrs. Shaw was preceded in death by a son, Van Alton Shaw; a granddaughter, Marcie Lynn Summerville; three brothers, George Lawrence, Warren Lawrence and Raymond Lawrence; and a sister, Mae Shoup.

Friends may call from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today in the William N. Rupert Mortuary, Knox.

Funeral services will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday in the funeral home with the Rev. Donald Poole, pastor of Knox United Methodist Church,
officiating.

Interment will be in Big Bend Cemetery, Emlenton.

The family suggests memorials be made to a charity of one's choice.

Published in The Derrick, (PA) Tuesday, April 30, 20033 

Citations
  1. [S626] Find-A-Grave, online http://www.findagrave.com.
  2. [S129] SSDI Death Index,.
  3. [S1293] Unknown author, unknown subject in "The Derrick Obits 30 Apr 2003," listserve message 30 Apr 2003, http://archiver.rootsweb.ancestry.com/th/read/PACLARIO/2003-04/1051727346.
  4. [S1162] GenealogyBuff.com, online http://www.genealogybuff.com, http://www.genealogybuff.com/pa/pa-union-obits6.htm.


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