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In Memory of

Linda L. Shaw

June 14, 1941 - November 25, 2016

Obituary


Linda L. Shaw, 75, of Evansville, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016, at Deaconess Hospital. Linda was born June 14, 1941 in Evansville, IN. She was the daughter of Shirley and Lillian Marx. She attended F.J. Reitz High School, where she was a member of the first marching 100 and graduated in 1959. Linda married Sam Shaw April 15, 1961. Shortly thereafter, they moved to the west side of Evansville and built their home.

Linda enjoyed taking vacations, particularly cruises. Linda loved her family above all else and especially loved spoiling her grandchildren and...

Linda L. Shaw, 75, of Evansville, passed away Friday, November 25, 2016, at Deaconess Hospital. Linda was born June 14, 1941 in Evansville, IN. She was the daughter of Shirley and Lillian Marx. She attended F.J. Reitz High School, where she was a member of the first marching 100 and graduated in 1959. Linda married Sam Shaw April 15, 1961. Shortly thereafter, they moved to the west side of Evansville and built their home.

Linda enjoyed taking vacations, particularly cruises. Linda loved her family above all else and especially loved spoiling her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her parents, Shirley and Lillian Marx and brother, Bobby Marx.

Linda is survived by her husband, Sam Shaw, children Eric (Madonna) Shaw and Amy Higginbotham, grandchildren Ericka (Jarad) Basham, Dustin (Natalie) Shaw, Nicole (Andrew), and Linsey Higginbotham, and great-grandchildren Brookelyn and Wesley Basham, Hudson Shaw, and Logan, siblings Larry (Mary) Marx and Shirley Ann (Chuck) Wilder.

Memorial Services will be held 11:00 AM Monday, November 28, 2016, at Alexander Memorial Park Heritage Chapel, 2200 Mesker Park Drive, officiated by Dennis Nettles. Friends may visit Sunday from 2:00 to 7:00 PM at Alexander West Chapel, 2100 W Illinois St.and Monday from 10:00 AM until service time at Heritage Chapel.

Linda's family would like to express deep gratitude to the nursing staff of units 3900 and 5100 at Deaconess Hospital. Their care and compassion made this experience a little more bearable.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to The Elephant Sanctuary in Hohenwald, TN and Riding Hope of Evansville, IN. Condolences may be made online at www.AlexanderWestChapel.com.