Born Sept. 3, 1945 in Bedford, he was the son of Ralph W. and Dorothy (Norman) Shaw.
Mr. Shaw was general foreman at Asplundh Tree Preservation in Strongsville, where he worked for 11 years.
He also served in the U.S. Army stateside.
Survivors include his wife, Linda (Collins), whom he married Oct. 1, 1965; son, Robert (Sharon) of Burton; and three grandchildren.
Visitation will be held from 10:30 a.m. until services at 11 a.m. Friday at Mallory-DeHaven-Carlson Funeral Home in Garrettsville. The Rev. Norm Smith will officiate.