Wilbert A. Shaw Sr. of New Milford, CT, died Wednesday March 16, 2016 at Candlewood Valley in New Milford, CT, at the age of 89.
He was born January 16, 1927 in Jamaica son of the late Charles W. and Urselina Albertha (Fonseco) Shaw. He moved to Canada before settling in New Milford, CT, in 1969. Mr. Shaw was a Tailor in New Milford and was a member of the Northville Baptist Church.
He was predeceased by his wife Oriente Alfreida (Baker) on August 1, 1994. .
He is survived by his nine sons, five daughters, thirty four grandchildren and four sisters.
Calling hours will be held on Saturday April 9th at the Northville Baptist Church starting at 9:00am until 11:00am. The funeral service will begin at 11:00am at the church followed by the internment at Center Cemetery in New Milford, CT.
Contributions in his memory may be made to the Diebold Cancer Center at New Milford Hospital, 21 Elm Street, New Milford, CT 06776.