William Theodore "Bill" Shaw Sr., 65

April 27, 2010

DEC. 23, 1944-APRIL 25, 2010

William Theodore "Bill" Shaw Sr., 65, of 1401 Haven Road, Hagerstown, Md., passed away Sunday, April 25, 2010, at Washington County Hospital, Hagerstown.

Born Saturday, Dec. 23, 1944, in Chicago, Ill., he was the son of the late Theodore Keesecker and the late Elizabeth Keesecker.

He was also preceded in death by his grandparents, Ellsworth and Louise Shaw, who raised him.

He was a veteran of the U.S. Army, serving two tours in Vietnam.

He is survived by his wife of 14 years, Juanita M. Shaw; one daughter, Peggy Shaw of Clear Spring, Md.; one son, Preston Shaw of Shady Grove, Pa.; a sister, Rose Mary Hawse of Hagerstown; four brothers, Johnny Keesecker of Boonsboro, Md., Gene Keesecker of Falling Waters, W.Va., Samuel Keesecker of Hagerstown and Kenny Weaver of Sandy Hook, Md.; a stepdaughter, Tonya M. Haines of Fayetteville, Pa.; and five grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by a sister, Betty Keesecker; and brother, Charlie "Dimple" Keesecker.

Private services will be held with the family.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Douglas A. Fiery Funeral Home, 1331 Eastern Blvd. North, Hagerstown.

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