George Shaw George Shaw passed away at home with family on March 18, 2014 after a valiant battle with Cancer at the age of 75. George was born in Oughtibridge England to William and Evelyn Shaw on June 20, 1938. He immigrated to the U.S when he was nine years old to Long Beach Ca. where he lived most of his life. He raised three children and received a bachelor's degree at Cal State Long Beach in Industrial Arts. He taught Woods, Metal fabrication, Auto Mechanics, Welding and Drafting in Southern California until he retired at the age of 50. He purchased a home in Arcata and moved to his dream property where he lived until his death. He continued to Substitute teach in Humboldt at various High Schools but mainly at Eureka High in Woods, Auto, and Welding programs. Teaching, vintage cars, and his family were his passions and he spent every waking hour doing one of them. He was preceded in death by his mother, father, and sister. He is survived by his daughter Samantha Caldwell, son-in-law Allen Caldwell, sons Todd and Jay Shaw, and his grandchildren Amanda, Megan, Jenna and Flynn. No Services will be held per his request but please sign the guestbook at www.times-standard.com
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