Shaw-Edna Kathleen of Extendicare, Port Stanley and formerly of St. Thomas, passed away peacefully, on Saturday, February 14th, 2015, at the St. Thomas-Elgin General Hospital, at the age of 83. Beloved wife of Thomas “Tom “ Shaw and dearly loved mother of Rod and his wife Mary Shaw of St. Thomas, Kim and her husband Allan Hughson of St. Thomas, Randy and his wife Rozina Shaw of Richmond Hill and the late Tommy Shaw (1988). Cherished grandmother of Brooke and Kris Kewley, Emily and Scott Bate, Ali and Kris Harris , Matt and fiancée Miranda Ross and Adam and Amir Shaw and great grandma of Kade, Klark, Keifer, Drew, Bryce, Kallan and Vayda. Dear sister of Ida Mae Kaltnecker of Fort Erie. Predeceased by a sister Dorothy Dobson and a brother Howard Hurst. Sadly missed by several nieces and nephews. Edna was born in Hagersville, Ontario on March 10th, 1931, the daughter of the late Wilmer Blake and Martha Jean (Nichol) Hurst. The family moved to Fort Erie shortly after. Edna was a long time employee of Sears in St. Thomas. After retiring she enjoyed travelling and antique collecting and was the proud owner of Kathleen Antiques. She was a member of the St. Thomas Curling Club for many years. Edna was an active member of Knox Presbyterian Church and belonged to the Knox Evening Circle Ladies Group.
Resting at Williams Funeral Home, 45 Elgin St., St. Thomas where funeral service will be held Friday at 11:00 a.m. Rev. Mavis Currie officiating. Visitation at the funeral home on Thursday from 2-4 and 7-9 p.m. Private interment in Union Cemetery. Remembrances may be made to Second Stage Housing or the charity of choice. Condolences may be sent to firstname.lastname@example.org.