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Mary Jane Shaw

February 7, 1934 ~ June 19, 2021 (age 87)


Mary Jane Shaw, 87, of Ligonier, died Saturday June 19, 2021 in Excela Latrobe,
Hospital. She was born February 7, 1934 in Fairfield Twp. a daughter of the
late John F. and Dorothy Horner Berkey.
A life time member of the Waterford United Methodist Church and former choir director, she had worked
as a secretary for Fagan & Company. Mary Jane was a past Regent for the Fort Ligonier DAR, was the first "Diamond Bride" in 1958
and was an avid reader.
In addition to her parents she was preceded in death by her husband Robert E. Shaw on August 28, 2020,
four brothers; John H. "Jack", Edward, Richard "Dick" and David Berkey. Two sisters; Vera Alice Stuft and Evelyn Shirey.
She is survived by her daughter Robin Shaw of Ligonier, her two sons; Eric Shaw (Jan) of Rector and Patrick Shaw
of Mobile. Alabama. Her sister Dorothy Moore of Scottdale, five grandchildren; Caitlin Shaw (Hassib Hussein),
Ian Shaw, Emma Hunt, Jeffrey Hunt Jr. and Padraig Hunt.Sevral nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received Tuesday from 2-4 and 6-8pm in the McCabe Funeral Home, 144 East Main Street, Ligonier.
A funeral service will be conducted Wednesday at 11am in the Waterford United Methodist Church (Everyone please go directly to the church).
Interment will follow in the Ligonier Valley Cemetery.
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