Patty L. Shaw

Dec. 20, 1933 – Sept. 12, 2021

Patty L. Shaw, 87, of Garden Heights, Altoona, died Sunday at UPMC Altoona. She was born in Geeseytown, daughter of the late Charles and Belva (Hewitt) Deprez.

Surviving are three children: Debra Hill of Pittsburgh, Patti O’Connell of Duncansville and Michael Shaw of West Virginia; eight grandchildren: Krystal Pelkofer, Stephanie Hill, Lauren Hill, Arron Salisbury, Macie O’Connell, Jennifer Blanchard, Matthew Shaw and Nicolette Bean; and 14 great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Susan Mudd; three sisters: Thelma Haigh, Charlotte Brubaker and June Deprez; and her ex-husband, Harry Max Shaw.

Patty retired from Tri-Tex Sportswear as a seamstress. She attended Puzzletown Road Bible Church. She enjoyed crocheting and making afghans for her family, baking and playing games.

A public graveside service will be held at noon Friday, Sept. 17, 2021, at Carson Valley Cemetery, Duncansville, with Pastor Jon Gross officiating.

Arrangements are by Brown Funeral Home & Cremation Services Inc., Duncansville.