|Ruth E. Shaw|
|August 04, 1934 - September 02, 2007|
|Rock Island, Illinois|
|Visitation: 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. Wednesday September 05, 2007 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island, IL|
|Funeral Service: 11:00 a.m. Wednesday September 05, 2007 at Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 - 7th Ave., Rock Island, IL|
|Interment: Wednesday September 05, 2007 at Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island, IL |
|Ruth E. Shaw, 73, a resident of the Fort Armstrong Senior Residence, Rock Island, and formerly of Milan, died Sunday, September 2, 2007 at her home.|
Funeral services will be 11:00 a.m. Wednesday, at the Wheelan-Pressly Funeral Home, 3030 7th Ave., Rock Island. Visitation is 10:00 a.m. until service time. Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery, Rock Island. Memorials may be made to the American Heart Association.
The former Ruth Fluegel was born August 4, 1934 in Rock Island, a daughter of Henry and Mary Dunning Fluegel. She married Vaughn Shaw, who preceded her in death on December 30, 1996.
Ruth enjoyed doing crafts, crocheting and gardening.
Survivors include sisters and a brother-in-law, Frances and Carl Finch, Milan and Margaret DeSchepper, East Moline, several nieces and nephews, including a special niece, Cindy Hanegmon, Rock Island. She was preceded in death by her parents, sisters, Anna Marie Lafever and Dorothy Diamond and a brother, Henry Fluegel Jr.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.wheelanpressly.com.