Norma Jean (White) Shaw, age 98, passed away on Saturday, January 2, 2021, at the Hannah B. Griffith Shaw Home in Middleborough.
She was born on April 17, 1922 and was the youngest of seven siblings to John and Besse (Keene) White. She was born in Charlestown, but moved to Plympton where she attended school, graduating from Plymouth High School in 1940. She met her future husband, Kenneth Shaw and was married on November 23, 1941.
She is survived by three children, Kenneth, Jr. and his wife Ellen of Carver, John and his wife Paula of Plymouth and Marilyn and her late husband Mark of Bonita Springs, FL. Mrs. Shaw is survived by ten grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
She lived most of her adult life in Middleborough before retiring to Winter Haven, Florida where she and Kenneth enjoyed golf and attending baseball games at Chain O Lakes Park. Following the passing of her beloved husband Kenneth in 2006, Mrs. Shaw relocated to South Meadow Village in Carver before becoming a resident of the Hannah B. Griffith Shaw Home in Middleborough in 2012.
Graveside Services will be held at the Cemetery at the Green, Plympton Street, Middleborough, on Friday, January 8, 2021 at 11:00 AM. (LIMIT OF 25 PEOPLE)
DUE TO THE PANDEMIC, A FACE MASK MUST BE WORN AND SOCIAL DISTANCE RULES MUST BE FOLLOWED AT ALL TIMES.
A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.
In lieu of flowers, contributions in her memory may be made to Hannah B.G. Shaw Home, Attention: Activity Fund, 299 Wareham Street, Middleborough, MA 02346.
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