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Service set For Kenneth 'Bill' Shaw

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Chesterton resident Kenneth "Bill" Shaw, age 54 of Chesterton, Ind. passed away on Friday, Oct. 23, 2009 at his residence, after a two-year battle with cancer. He was 54.

Born on Feb. 16, 1955 in Valparaiso, he was the son of William and Phyllis (Coulter) Shaw. On August 25, 1984 in Chesterton, he married Yolanda "Loni" Peterson, who survives in Chesterton.

He is also survived by sons Bob Shaw (wife Krystal Reilly) of Chesterton and Chad Shaw of Chesterton; daughters Angie Wilson (husband Jeremy) and Alisha Henderson (Benjamin) of Westville; brothers David Hiltpold and Donald Hiltpold (Leah), all of So. Milwaukee, Wisc.; grandchildren Colin and Logan Wilson and Alaina and Benjamin Henderson. He was preceded in death by his parents and by sister Polly Hiltpold.

He worked for Hammond Local 150 as an operating engineer.

A memorial service will be held on Tuesday, Oct. 27, 2009 at 6 p.m. at the Chesterton Southern Baptist Church, 213 S. 19th Street, Chesterton with Pastor Rick Henderson officiating. Memorials may be made to Hospice of Porter County. Arrangements were under the direction of Edmonds & Evans Funeral Home, Chesterton.


Posted 10/26/2009