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Ruth Mary SHAW


On January 10, 2022, passed away peacefully, aged 87 years. Dearly loved wife of the late Alan, loved mother and mother-in-law of Richard and Annie, Mike and Leslie, dear grandmother to Will, Katie, and Emily; and Eva Lucia (dec), Pablo Miguel, and Alejandro. Many thanks to the staff of Diana Isaac Retirement Village for their friendship and care of Ruth over the past six years. Thanks also to Merivale Retirement Village and the Nurse Maude Palliative Care team. Messages may be addressed to The Family of the late Ruth Shaw, c/- PO Box 39001, Christchurch 8545. An afternoon tea Celebration for Ruth will be held on Tuesday, January 18 – all welcome to attend – please contact the family at: for further details. Vaccine passes will be required.