Paul W. Shaw

EAST PALESTINE – Paul W. Shaw, 88, formerly of East Martin Street, died at 2:10 a.m. Friday at the Parkside Health Care Center, where he had resided for the past four years.

Born Feb. 18, 1925, in Negley, he was the son of the late Carl R. and Gladys Huston Shaw.

Prior to his retirement, Mr. Shaw had been employed with Magneco Metrel, Negley for 47 years. He was a U.S. Army Air Corps veteran, having served during World War II. He was a member of the First Church of Christ.

Survivors include his wife, the former M. Helen Hutchison, whom he married in 1946; two daughters, Bonnie Reesh and Paula Jurjavcic, both of East Palestine; four grandchildren; and seven great-grandchildren.

The funeral service will be held at noon Monday at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home ( with the Rev. Mark McTrustry of the Centenary United Methodist Church officiating. Burial will follow in Crest Haven Memorial Gardens in New Waterford.

The family will receive friends for one hour prior to the time of service.