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Dorothy "Dottie" Shaw


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Dorothy "Dottie" Shaw Obituary
Dorothy "Dottie" Shaw, a long-time resident of Glenview, Illinois, and for the past six years of Covenant Village of Northbrook, died September 6, 2017, age 92. She was born in Chicago August 18, 1925, to George and Florence Miller. Dorothy is survived by her husband of 71 years Theodore "Ted" Shaw, her four children, John Shaw, Carol Shaw, Barbara Lindsey, and Janine Shaw, a sister-in-law, Ruth Enyart, as well as numerous grandchildren, great grandchildren, and other relations.
In her youth Dottie danced professionally. After marrying and moving to Glenview she began teaching dance to children and later to adults. She was the founder and director of The Time Steppers, a group of tap dance enthusiasts who often performed for local organizations.
Dorothy had a great interest in the natural world and supported numerous organizations working to preserve, protect, and celebrate the environment. For many years she volunteered at the Grove Heritage Association in Glenview.
Dorothy was a member of the Glenview Community Church where a brief memorial service will be held for her in the chapel on Sunday, September 24th, at 2:00 p.m. The church is located at 100 Elm Street, Glenview, Illinois. Please do not send flowers.
Published in a Chicago Tribune Media Group Publication on Sept. 29, 2017
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