Nov. 3, 1926-Dec. 26, 2012
Resident of Martinez
Erskine Shaw, passed away peacefully at home Dec. 26th.
A San Francisco native, Erskine graduated from George Washington HS, enlisted in the Navy, serving in the South Pacific during World War II. He graduated from USF with a B.A. in Business.
Erskine's tireless 62 year retail career began at Sears, included owning his own businesses, Adorn Draperies and Erskine's Window Decor. For the past 22 years he has worked for MMM Carpets.
Erskine is survived by wife, Lynn; children Laura Shaw, Fred Shaw, Kirsten Rodriguez, Jenni Shaw; eight grandchildren, and two great-grandchildren.
A memorial will be held Sat, Jan. 12th, 2013 at 3:00 pm at Grace Episcopal Church, 130 Muir Station Rd, Martinez.
Published in Contra Costa Times on Jan. 7, 2013