Patricia Rae Shaw, 85, of White Oak passed away Tuesday, August 9, 2022. She was born in McKeesport and is the daughter of the late William and Blanche (Hall) Connelly. Pat is the wife to the late Arthur D. Shaw, who passed away September 22, 1991. She was a member of St. Angela Church and a long time volunteer at the Intersection in McKeesport, where food and supplies are donated and given to those in need.
She is survived by her two step-daughters, Linda (the late Edwin) Miller of North Huntingdon, and Judith McCann of Ewing, NJ; nieces, Susan Santitoro of Tafton, PA, and Cynthia Lovell of Greeley, PA; her cousin, Tom Cannon of Kentucky; and wonderful friend, Debra Carney Robison . In addition to her parents, Patricia is preceded in death by her son, Dean William Shaw, who passed away in 1978, and her sister, Ellen Ann Lovell. There is no visitation. Arrangements are by the Gilbert Funeral Home & Crematory, Inc. 1638 Lincoln Way, White Oak. PA 15131. (412) 672-6322 Troy J. Gilbert, director. Funeral Mass will take place at Mary Mother of God Parish - St. Angela Church on Wednesday, August 17, 2022 at 10:00am. Interment will follow at the Round Hill Cemetery in Elizabeth Township. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to Mary, Mother of God Parish at https://marymotherofgod1.org/contributing or to the Intersection of McKeesport at http://www.intersection-mckeesport.org/donate/. Condolences can be made at Gilbertfuneralhomeandcrematory.com.
Originally published August 10, 2022.