NEW WATERFORD - Robert L. "Bob" Shaw Sr., 74, of Macklin Road, died at 4 p.m. Monday at St. Elizabeth Medical Center, Boardman Campus.
Born Aug. 3, 1938 in Calcutta, he was the son of the late Della (Morton) Herrington.
Mr. Shaw was an inspector at B&W for 30 years, retiring in 1987.
Survivors include his wife, Barbara A. (Gidley) Frum Shaw, whom he married Jan. 8, 1972; seven children, Robert L. Shaw Jr. and William R. (Stephanie) Shaw, both of New Waterford, Judith L. Shaw of East Liverpool, Michael A. Shaw of Minerva, Jerrold (Gloria) Frum of Florida, Debbie (Greg) Lindner and Ronald D. Frum, both of East Palestine; 20 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and one great-grandchild on the way.
Funeral services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday at the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home in East Palestine with Robert Helbeck of the First Church of Christ officiating. Burial will follow at Crest Haven Memorial Gardens in New Waterford.
The family will receive friends from 5 to 8 p.m. today at the funeral home (www.oliver-linsley.com).