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Melvin Shaw



Melvin Shaw, 82, of Birmingham, Michigan, died on 14 December 2018.

Family members include:
Cherished father of Adam Shaw, and Evan (Lianne Paskel) Shaw. Loving grandpa of Briahna Shaw, Dustin Shaw, Avarose Shaw and Jesse Shaw, and Jackson and Harrison Shaw. Dear brother of Carolyn (the late John) Jacoby. Beloved husband of the late Bernetta "Bunny" Miller Shaw and loving partner for over 6 years of Marcia Kahn. Predeceased by his former wife and mother of his children, Carol Shaw.

Melvin was proud of having been born in Brooklyn, New York. He was a renowned physicist, caring psychologist, bon vivant, gourmand, lover of Yiddish humor and music. A passioniate humanitarian, he loved life and will be lovingly remembered.

There will be a memorial service scheduled at a later date.

It is suggested that those who wish to further honor the memory of Melvin Shaw may do so by making a contribution to:

UTHealth John Ritter Research Program
Melvin was setting up a foundation to assist his grandson Dustin as he confronts this disease.
Attn: Dr. Hariyadarshi Pannu, ACTA2 Research
6431 Fannin St MSB 6.108
Houston, TX 77030
713-500-6865
http://www.johnritterresearchprogram.org/donate/
Email: Hariyadarshi.Pannu@uth.tmc
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