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Shirley R. McShaw

Born January 22, 2016

Shirley R. McShaw, age 80, of New Castle, DE, passed peacefully on January 22, 2016 to be with her beloved husband, John McShaw.

She leaves loving memories of her to be cherished by her family: daughters, Barbara McShaw, Diane McShaw, Jackie Chudzik, Joann Hanby and Pamela Godwin; 8 grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren whom she adored.

Services will be held at 12:30 pm on Tuesday afternoon, February 2, 2016 at the Spicer-Mullikin Funeral Home, 1000 N. DuPont Highway, New Castle, DE, where a visitation will be held from 11:30 am until 12:30 pm. Interment will follow in the Delaware Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 2465 Chesapeake City Road, Bear, DE.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Aplastic Anemia & MDS International Foundation, 100 Park Avenue, Suite 108, Rockville, MD 20850.

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15 Condolences for Shirley R. McShaw

  • Diane,

    I am so sorry for the loss of your mother. I know that you two were very close and that she will be sorely missed. I know that you have good memories to cherish and that will help to comfort you.

  • Diane,
    We are so sorry to hear about the passing of your mom. I didn’t know her but I am sure she was a great lady based on the child she raised. Let us know if we can do anything for you.
    Arley & Nancy

  • Losing a parent is a difficult thing. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.

  • Joann & Family, sorry to hear of the passing of your mother. Sharing memories of years gone by hopefully will help your hearts to heal.

    Deepest Sympathy,
    Pat Tillinghast

  • Diane and family,

    My heart is saddened by the grief you are feeling now. Just know that your Mom and Dad are with one another now, and they are joyous to be together again. In knowing that joy, may it help to see you through this difficult time.

    Love, Blessings and our Deepest Sympathies,

    Marlene Grove and Family

  • So sorry for your loss. Thoughts and prayers are with you all!

    Pam DeLillio

  • Thanks Pam
    Hope you are doing well. Love Pam

  • Dear Jackie and Sisters,

    So sorry for the loss of your mother. We send sympathy and prayers for all of you. God Bless!

    Chuck & Dotti McCuen

  • Sue and I extend our sympathy for your loss. The memories you have now become your personal treasures that no one can ever take away from any one of you. I hope those treasures help relieve your sadness.

  • Joann & Family

    Our hearts go out to you at this sad time.
    with thoughts and prayers to you all.

    Tom & Laura

  • Joann and Family

    I am sorry to hear of the passing of your Mother.
    You have great memories to look back on and help you get through this difficult time.

    Deepest Sympathy
    Love Elaine H.

  • Let the arms of family and friends lift you up at this time of loss. thinking of you all. Millie & Kevin Hayes

  • Diane,

    We’re very sorry to hear of the loss of your mother. We know how difficult it is and if you need anything just let us know.

    Jack, Joyce and family

  • So sorry for your Loss, You are all in our thoughts and prayers.

  • To my McShaw girls. I am so saddened by the loss of your sweet mother and my long time friend. There are so many memories that we will all carry in our hearts forever. Love and peace to all of you always.