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Gladwin County Obituary/Death Notice
Burton G. Shaw

   Burton G. Shaw, 77, of Glawin, died Tuesday, Feb. 15, in the Mt. Pleasant Community Hospital. Born in Hameth on April 20, 1894, he came to Gladwin County in 1930 from Grayling where he worked for the Pere Marquette Railroad. Mr. Shaw was a retired clerk from Dow Chemical Co. in Midland, and served in the U.S. Navy during World War I. He was a member of the American Legion and Gladwin F and AM Lodge No 397. He was married to the former Joy Foutch on July 14, 1928, in Detroit.

   Besides his wife, he is survived by one son, Burton Jr., of San Pedro, Calif.; one brother Walter, of Bay City; and five grandchildren. Services will be held Friday at 1:30 p.m. from the Mathews Funeral Home. The Rev. C. E. Howe will officiate and burial will be in the Highland Cemetery. A Masonic memorial service wil be held Thursday at 8 p.m. at the funeral ho.

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Highland Cemetery, Gladwin, MI
Wash. Rm. 3 US Navy WWI
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Gladwin County Record, Gladwin, MI
P:2 C:4
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January 2005
Tom Ladner
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