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Our husband, father & grandfather was taken to Heaven by his Lord on Sunday, July 2nd, at his beloved cottage surrounded by his family. Bud was born October, 1932 and was involved in many adventures throughout his life. He was an electrical engineer for Oldsmobile, a pilot with a plane and a proud veteran of the Korean War where he earned a Purple Star for saving lives.
Bud is survived by his loving wife, Judy Reilly-Shaw; his sons, Alex, Samuel and Edwin Shaw; daughter, Laurie Woodruff; stepson, John Reilly; stepdaughter, Jody Johnson; and sister, Fran Adams. His 15 grandchildren will miss him greatly.
A celebration service will be held on Saturday, July 15th, at Holt Baptist Church, 2020 Dean Ave., Holt, MI. The family will be available to greet guests at 10:00 a.m., and the service begins at 11:00 a.m.. Military honors will conclude the service followed by a meal for all. Donations can be made to the Holt Baptist Benevolent fund, in lieu of flowers.