William R. ‘Bill’ Shaw


July 1, 1927 - Jan. 25, 2013



William R. “Bill” Shaw, 85, of the Town of Emmit and formerly of Okauchee Lake, passed away Friday, Jan. 25, 2013. Bill was born July 1, 1927, in Stone Bank, to Ward and Mary (nee Counsell) Shaw.


He married Margaret Turtenwald on June 17, 1950, in Milwaukee. Bill was a milkman and member of Teamster Local 200. He served in the Merchant Marines.


William is survived by his beloved wife, Margaret, and his children, Dan (Christine) of Oconomowoc, Jim (Patti) of Hartland, Jane Houlihan of Waukesha, Charlie (Lori) of Oconomowoc , Kathy (Jim) Runt of Oconomowoc and Pat (Debra) of Grafton. He is also survived by 16 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren.


He was preceded in death by his sister, June.


Friends may visit from 9 a.m. until the 11 a.m. funeral Mass on Saturday, Feb. 2, at St. Bernard Catholic Church, 114 S. Church St., Watertown. His final rest will be at LaBelle Cemetery.


In lieu of flowers, memorials of the donors choice are appreciated.


Schmidt & Bartelt Notbohm-Kreutzmann Funeral and Cremation Services is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4459 or visit online at