Joey Russell Shaw, 72, of Winona Road, died suddenly on July 15, 2019, at his home
Born in Laconia, NH on February 17, 1947, he was the son of Russell and Margaret (Horne) Shaw.
Joey grew up in and resided in Meredith most all his life. He attended Inter-Lakes High School.
Joey worked for NH Ball Bearing, in Laconia from 1986 until his retirement in 2015.
Joey was a Vietnam US Army veteran serving from 1964 to 1968. He then served in the NH Army National Guard from 1976 until 1981.
Joey was a member of the Griggs Wyatt American Legion Post #33, in Meredith and the Laconia Rod and Gun Club.
Joey enjoyed the outdoors, hunting, fishing, cookouts, yard sales. He loved cooking, photography and to socialize with family and friends. He had a great sense of humor. A true passion of Joey’s was to help other veterans when in need.
Joey was predeceased by his wife, Elaine B. (Chandler) Shaw, who died in February of 2015.
Joey is survived by his children, Tegan Joseph of Palm Coast, FL, Mathew Shaw and his wife Natalia of Miami, FL, Amy Sullivan and her husband Brian of Meredith, Allen Kipp of Stillwater, NY, April Seals of Denton, TX, grandchildren, Hunter, Nicholas, Nicole, sister, Peggy Cheney of Meredith, nieces, Kelly, and Athena, nephews, Dagon and Thor, friends, George and Carol, his dog, Ru Fu Fs and his bird, Yoda
A graveside service with Military Honors will be held in the Oakland Cemetery, Meredith Center Road, Meredith, on Saturday, July 20th, at 10am. The Rev. Jeff Laliberte, pastor of the Meredith Center Free Will Baptist Church, will officiate.