Dorothy Shaw

EAST LIVERPOOL — Dorothy J. Shaw, 89, formerly of Cartwright Street, died at 7:55 p.m. Sunday at St. Mary’s Alzheimer’s Center in Columbiana .

Born in Martins Ferry on Sept. 17, 1928, she was the daughter of the late James and Clara Gill Drake.

She was a finisher at the Homer Laughlin China Co. for 13 years and was a member of the Campground Community Church.

Survivors include three daughters, Carol VanSickle of Murry, Ky., Karen Giovenco of Lisbon and Pam Johnson, of Columbiana; a son, Michael K. Shaw of East Liverpool; two sisters, Barbara Fey of Cocoa Beach, Fla., and Marilyn Mendez of Oakwood, Ga.; 13 grandchildren, 21 great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Keith R. Shaw; two sons, James and Edward Shaw; and two sisters.

Calling hours are 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. Wednesday at the Dawson Funeral Home, where Pastor Tom Adkins will conduct services at 11 a.m. Thursday.