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Buddy L. Shaw

September 6th, 1929 – March 6th, 2018

Buddy L. Shaw, 88, of Astoria, IL, passed away at 11:55 am on Tuesday, March 6, 2018 at his home. He was born on September 6, 1929 in Astoria, IL, the son of Lester and Helen (Lau) Shaw.

Survivors include his 3 nieces, Beverly Lee of Canton, IL, Letha (and Joe) Stambaugh of Astoria, and Lila Edwards of Rushville, IL, 2 nephews, Steven Surratt of East Peoria, IL and Larry Shaw of Astoria, sister-in-law- Irene Shaw of Rushville, and a number of great-nieces and nephews.

He was preceded in death by his brother, Willis Shaw and 2 sisters, Harriett Schomer and Evelyn Hopping.

Bud was a masonary tender and farm hand. He also worked at the Vermont Foundry, Astoria Fiber Steel and Alexander Lumber Company

He was a Veteran of the U.S Army, serving from 1951 to 1953

A graveside service will be held at 11 am on Monday, March 12, 2018 at Woodland Cemetery in Astoria, IL. Full military rites provided by the Astoria American Legion Post #25.


March 8th, 2018

So sorry for your loss. Steve and Joyce Angel

March 8th, 2018

Thinking of you ALL with thoughts and prayers. The Malott, Burget, Taylor Families

March 9th, 2018

Sorry for your loss. Judy(Shaw) Gain

March 10th, 2018

Sorry for your loss. Maurice and Kathy cox