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Emily Anne Shaw

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Emily Anne Shaw Obituary
EMILY ANNE SHAW passed away on July 18th, 2014. She was born on 3/25/22 in Kensington, CT. She graduated from Kensington High School and later took courses at the University of Arizona. She married Leonard K. Shaw on Jan. 13, 1951. They made their first home in Riverside, CA where they returned to live after retiring. They celebrated their 63rd anniversary this year. She worked at the Arizona State Employment Office in Tucson, AZ. and 28 years in the Pentagon in Washington, D. C. in the office of the Secretary of the Army. She was privileged to greet Presidents Kennedy, Johnson, Nixon, Ford, Carter, Regan and the senior Bush when they came to the Pentagon. She was a member of the First United Methodist Church of Riverside. She is survived by her two sisters Jenny Wright of Cupertino, CA and Doris Frost of Kensington, CT. and several nieces and nephews. A memorial service will be held on Monday, July 28 at 10 a.m. at the First United Methodist Church in Riverside. Burial will be at the National Cemetery in Riverside. In lieu of flowers, please consider memorial gifts to the First United Methodist Church of Riverside.

Published in Press-Enterprise on July 26, 2014
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