Windham, NH — Lindley “Lee” Shaw Jr., 72, of Windham, N.H., passed away Monday, June 2, 2014, at Catholic Medical Center in Manchester, surrounded by his loving family. He was born on March 5, 1942, in Woburn, Mass., and was a son of the late Lindley L. and Lorraine (Leathe) Shaw.b
In his earlier years, Mr. Shaw was an avid runner and an Eagle Scout. He enjoyed bird watching, fishing, camping, and snowmobiling. He loved spending time with his family. Mr. Shaw received the Melvin Jones Fellowship Award from the Windham Lions Club, where he was a founding member and treasurer for 44 years. He was also a member of the Boston Plumbers and Gasfitters Local #12, having received a 40-plus-year award. Lee founded and operated LL Shaw Plumbing and Heating in Windham for 45 years.
He is survived by his wife, Olive “Birdie” (Drummey) Shaw of Windham; one daughter, Bonnie Eckerman and her husband, Jonathan, of Chester, N.H.; one son, Bradley Shaw and his wife, Pamela, of Plaistow, N.H.; six grandchildren, Miranda, Jonah, Mia, Brody, Emme, and Jacob; daughter-in-law, Sara Shaw of Virginia; two sisters, Natalie Perry and her husband, Michael, of Stratham, N.H., and Loralin Pearce and her husband, Steven, of North Hampton, N.H.; one brother, Richard Shaw of Rochester, N.H.; as well as many nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by one son, Jeffrey P. Shaw in 2003.
ARRANGEMENTS: Calling hours will be held on Thursday, June 5, from 4 to 7 p.m., in the Peabody Funeral Homes and Crematorium, 290 Mammoth Road, Londonderry. Funeral services will be held on Friday, June 6, at 10 a.m., in the Windham Presbyterian Church, 1 Church Road, Windham. Burial will follow in the Cemetery on the Plain, Windham. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Windham Lions Club, Jeffrey P. Shaw Memorial Scholarship Fund, c/o Windham Lions Club, P.O. Box 312, Windham, NH 03087-0312. To send a condolence, or for more information, please visit www.peabodyfuneralhome.com.