Mrs. Linda Ann (Butler) Shaw, age 65, of Pepperell, MA passed away Friday December 15th, after a third brave battle with cancer. She was the beloved wife of Kenneth Shaw for over 37 years.
Born in Lowell, MA she attended the St Michael’s Grammar School & graduated from Lowell High School, Class of 1970. A graduate of Northern Essex Community College, she spent most of her life working in the healthcare system in the field of medical records at various hospitals in the city of Lowell. She retired from Nashoba Valley Medical Center in 2015, after fifteen years.
She had a love for singing and was a member of many choral groups, including the Lowell High School Alumni Chorus, Westford Chorus, Congregation Shalom of Chelmsford, and the Middlesex Singers. In addition to singing, she also enjoyed painting, crafts, and crocheting.
In her retirement, what she enjoyed most was spending time with her 6 grandchildren.
In addition to her husband, she was survived by her Mother Alice (Lessard) Butler of Lowell, her brother William Butler of Hollywood, FL, her son Jameson Ammendolia and his wife Andrea, her daughter Sarah Miller & her husband Geoff of Hollis NH, her daughter Jennifer Hunt & husband Ryan of Pepperell, as well as 6 grandchildren, Rian, Logan, Lydia, Sylvia, Serena & RJ. She is also survived by her sister-in-law, Sister Dianne Shaw, S.N.D. de N. She also leaves behind her beloved Jack Russell Terrier, Duke.
She was predeceased by her father William Butler.
In Lieu of flowers a donation can be made to D’Youville Senior Care at D’Youville Life & Wellness Community, 981 Varnum Avenue, Lowell, MA 01854 where her mother currently resides.
A visitation will be held Tuesday Dec 19, 6-8 PM at the McGaffigan Funeral Home 37 Main St. (RTE.113) Pepperell followed by a Service at 8 PM. Please see www.mcgaffiganfuneral.com