Bower Shaw

1930 - 2020

Bower Larry Shaw – of Oliphant, peacefully at Georgian Heights, Owen Sound, on Friday March 6, 2020 at the age of 89 years. Beloved husband and best friend of Faye Dawn (nee Williamson) for over 70 years. Devoted father of Penny Otterbein, of Oliphant, and Pam Shaw (husband Scott Stewart), of Dominican Republic. Cherished grandfather of Chris Otterbein, Kodey Buchanan, Kevin Buchanan (Danielle), Kelsey Buchanan, and Dan Stewart; and great-grandfather of Katelin Buchanan. Sadly missed by his many nieces, nephews and friends. Predeceased by his parents; and brothers and sisters-in-law, Hazel Taylor, Lyla Kelly, Lewis Williamson, Garney Williamson, Clayton Williamson, Reg Williamson, Bev Williamson, Harvey Williamson, Billie Williamson, and Joyce Greenlees. Bower will be fondly remembered for his love of family, restoring T-Birds, music, and for Wiarton Dry Cleaners that he and Faye ran for 39 years. Family invite friends for a Memorial Gathering to celebrate Bower’s life at the Thomas C. Whitcroft Peninsula Chapel, 272 Berford St., Wiarton (519) 534-5341 on Sunday, March 15, 2020 from 1-3 pm, with a Time of Sharing at 2 o’clock. Cremation has taken place. Donations to Frank St. Baptist Church would be greatly appreciated. Condolences may be expressed online at

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