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Richard Raymond Shaw

May 19, 1944 — December 27, 2020

Richard Raymond Shaw, age 76, of Waynesburg, passed away Sunday, December 27, 2020 at Allegheny General Hospital, Pittsburgh.

Born May 19, 1944 in Waynesburg, the son of the late Edward Clarence and Dora (Vanmeter) Shaw.

Richard was a Greene County resident since 1999 when he moved from North Carolina. He was a member of the Beulah Baptist Church in Nineveh, where he was on the Board of Trustees. Richard was formerly employed with Bill Funk Farm and Bamberger Farms as a Laborer. He also worked at the Stock Sale. Richard enjoyed hunting and fishing.

He is survived by two children, Richard Shaw, Jr. and Christopher Shaw, both of Ohio; two siblings, Edward (Dee) Shaw, Jr., of Brockton, NY and Dorothy Anderson, of Waynesburg.

In addition to his parents he was preceded in death by two sisters, Mary Frances McMasters and Lorena Anderson; two half-brothers, Clarence and Ernest Shaw; one half-sister, Margaret Swan.

A graveside service will be held at Hopewell Cemetery on Wednesday, December 30, 2020 at 12:00 p.m.

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Wednesday, December 30, 2020

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