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Joseph T. "Joe" Shaw

Obituary for Joseph T. "Joe" Shaw

December 27, 1955 - April 20, 2018
Norristown, Pennsylvania | Age 62


Joseph T. Shaw, "Joe", passed away on April 20, 2018 at age 62. Born December 27, 1955 in Norristown, Joe was the son of the late Vera (Stock) and Robert Shaw. He resided in Norristown with his beloved wife of 38 years, Laura A. (Werkiser) Shaw.

Joe was the loving father of J. Patrick Shaw (Amy) and Lyndsey Haughton (Frank) and was the cherished grandfather of Charlee. Joe was the brother of Bob Shaw, Jim Shaw, Miriam Schlotterer, Steven Shaw, and Mark Shaw. He is survived by many nieces, nephews, and countless friends.

After retiring as a manager at Hostess Cakes, Joe became a dealer at the Valley Forge Casino. He was a member of the Montgomery County Baseball Umpires Association Joe was a Grateful "Dead head" and loved going to live music shows. He enjoyed camping and motor cycles, and was a real "people person". Most of all, he loved his family.

Relatives and friends are invited to Joe's Life Celebration at Boyd-Horrox-Givnish, 200 W. Germantown Pike on Wednesday, April 25, 2018 from 6-8 PM and again Thursday from 9-10:50 AM. Joe's Funeral Service will begin at 11 AM and interment will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Hogs and Honeys Foundation for Kids, 2014 Old Arch Road, Suite 2062, East Norriton, PA 19401,

To share a thought or memory of Joe, please visit, 610-277-7000.

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Suggested Memorial Donations

  • Hogs and Honeys Foundation for Kids
    2014 Old Arch Rd
    Suite 2062
    East Norriton, PA 19401

Arrangements By

Boyd-Horrox-Givnish Funeral Home, Inc.

200 West Germantown Pike
Norristown, PA 19401
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