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David L. Shaw

July 3, 1946 ~ October 24, 2020 (age 74)


David L. Shaw, 74, of Claremore Oklahoma, went to be with Jesus in glory on October 24th, 2020.
He was born in Shenandoah, Iowa, but called Oklahoma home most of his life. David married the love of his life Leta M. Shaw on June 3rd, 1972. They were married 48 years on their last anniversary and had two children together.
David joined the U.S. Navy in 1965 and spent many years serving our country. He fought in the Vietnam war and eventually retired from the Air National Guard. He was so proud to serve and defend our great country. David went on to be a Liscened Practical Nurse and continued serving our country by caring for patients in the ER and veterans at the VA Hospital in Claremore. His final career path led him to be a CLEET certified security gaurd. He loved protecting his community and did so as long as he was physically able. David loved hunting and was an avid outdoorsman while also spending time with his family.
David was survived by his wife Leta and two children, Jon David Shaw and Jolene Myler. He also had four grandchildren, Joshuah Shaw, Colton Myler, Charlie Myler, and Caroline Myler. He will be so very dearly missed by all.
Funeral arrangements will be held at Rice Funeral Home in Claremore Oklahoma. Viewing will be Wednesday October 28th, 2020 from 6-8pm and a close casket funeral will be held Thursday October 29th, 2020 at 10:00 am.

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October 28, 2020

6:00 PM to 8:00 PM
Rice Funeral Service
631 E. Will Rogers Blvd.
Claremore, OK 74017

October 29, 2020

10:00 AM
Rice Funeral Service
631 E. Will Rogers Blvd.
Claremore, OK 74017

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