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Obituaries

Obituaries

Thelma Louise Shaw 1925 - 2007 Topeka

Funeral services for Thelma Louise "Moe" Shaw, 82, Topeka, will be at 10 a.m. Monday at Penwell-Gabel Parker-Price Chapel in Topeka. Burial will be in Rochester Cemetery in Topeka.Mrs. Shaw died Friday, Oct. 19, 2007, at her home.She was born June 19, 1925, in Lawrence, the daughter of William M. and Ellen M. Unger Bahnmaier. Mrs. Shaw and her husband owned and operated a Dairy Freeze in the Oakland area and a Dairy Queen in Topeka. She was a member of the Red Hat Society and Arab Temple Nobelles.She married Howard A. Shaw. He preceded her in death.Mrs. Shaw was also preceded in death by a son, Neal.Survivors include a son, Bruce; a sister, Lou Strode, Los Angeles; two brothers, Earl Bahnmaier, Lecompton, and Carl Bahnmaier, Perry; five granddaughters; and 11 great-grandchildren.Friends may call after 1 p.m. Sunday at the funeral chapel, where the family will receive them from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. Sunday.The family suggests memorials to Shriners' Hospitals for Children, sent in care of Arab Temple, 1305 S. Kansas Ave., Topeka 66612. Online condolences may be sent at <a href="http://www.penwellgabel.com">www.penwellgabel.com</a>.