QUEENSBURY, N.Y. -- William H. Shaw, 37, passed away on Tuesday, Oct. 11, 2005, at Glens Falls Hospital following a long illness.
Born on Oct. 2, 1968, in Glens Falls, he was the son of Harold Shaw of Olmstedville and Hosuk Na of Queensbury.
He was a member of the First Presbyterian Church of Glens Falls where he was an active leader in their youth group and its many activities.
He graduated from Minerva Central School in 1987 and was a graduate of the Mildred Elly School.
William was employed by the Town of Queensbury as a technology coordinator for seven years.
William enjoyed skiing, mountain biking, computers and photography but his greatest enjoyment was the time he spent with his family.
He was also a past member of the Minerva Fire and Rescue Squad.
William was predeceased in death by his maternal grandparents, Pok Nam Lee and Kab Joung Choi; and his paternal grandparents, William Shaw and Dora Shaw.
Survivors include his wife, Tracy Shaw of Queensbury; his children, Jeremy Shaw and Celyna Shaw of Queensbury; his mother, Hosuk Na and stepfather Hyun Na of Queensbury; his father, Harold Shaw and stepmother Nancy Shaw of Olmstedville; a sister, Lisa Persons and her husband Doug of North Creek; two nieces, Rebecca Persons and Rachel Persons of North Creek; and several aunts, uncles and cousins.
A funeral service will be celebrated at 1 p.m., on Friday, Oct. 14, 2005, at the First Presbyterian Church of Glens Falls, Glen Street, Glens Falls. Burial will follow at Pine View Cemetery.
Family and friends are invited and may call from 4 to 8 p.m., on Thursday, Oct. 13, 2005, at Regan & Denny Funeral Home, 53 Quaker Road, Queensbury.
In lieu of flowers, those who wish may send a remembrance in his name to First Presbyterian Church, Youth Groups, 400 Glen St., Glens Falls, NY 12801.