Friday, 26 March 2010 00:00
Lois (Thwaite) Shaw, age 70, of St. Lucie West, FL, passed away peacefully at Treasure Coast Hospice in Stuart, FL, on March 14, 2010 with her loving husband at her bedside.
She was born in Yonkers and raised in Manhasset. Lois graduated from Manhasset High School in 1957 and Duke University in 1961. A member of the Daughters of the American Revolution, Lois moved to the Treasure Coast of Florida with her family in 1979. As a successful realtor, she worked at the Sailfish Point Community in Stuart.
She is survived by her husband of 36 years, Martin A. Shaw; four children: Vicki Beam, Jim Adams, Anne Tetenbaum, Lucy Fineman, five grandchildren, her brother Edward Thwaite, and many other loved ones.
The family will hold a private memorial with family and friends in their home at a time to be determined. In lieu of flowers, donations can be made to Treasure Coast Hospice, 1201 SE Indian Street, Stuart, FL 34997-5688.