Ronald Arthur Shaw
December 18, 1950 – July 3, 2018
Ronald A. Shaw of Jacksonville, Florida passed peacefully at his home with his wife on July 3, 2018. He was born in Willimantic, Connecticut on December 8, 1950 to the late Arthur Shaw, Sr. and Doris (Banning) Shaw.
He was predeceased by one sister, Gloria (Shaw) Ross and one nephew, Harold Ross, Jr. He is survived by his wife of 22 years, Beth Shaw; one daughter, Jamie Smith and her husband, Andy Smith of Florida; two grandchildren, Danny Rorabaugh and Malia Mann of Florida; two brothers, William Shaw and Arthur Shaw, Jr., both of Connecticut; and two sisters, Terri Fields and Norene Twendy, both of Connecticut.
Ron was employed at Electric Boat for 40 years. After he retired he and his wife moved to Jacksonville, Florida to be with his daughter and grandchildren where he worked in hospitality for 8 years.
Ron’s past times included listening to his records, watching NASCAR and rooting for the Jacksonville Jaguars.
Ron touched MANY hearts and was loved and respected by everyone who met him.
HARDAGE-GIDDENS CHAPEL HILLS, 850 Saint Johns Bluff Road North, Jacksonville, FL 32225, is serving the family.
- Memorial Service Saturday, July 7, 2018