He leaves his wife of 41 years, Mary Shaw of Middletown, RI; his daughter, Sharon Yaffe and her husband Alan of Worcester, and his son, Joel Shaw and his wife Malkie, also of Worcester; eight grandchildren: Hillary and Matt Harris of New York; Rachel Yaffe, of Everett, Massachusetts; Dara Yaffe of Worcester; Sarala and Zelik Langsam of Brooklyn, NY; Frumie
Shaw of Worcester; Rochie Shaw of Worcester; Dinie Shaw of Worcester; Levi Shaw of Worcester; and three great-grandchildren: Estee, Chana, and Chezzy Langsam of Brooklyn, NY.
3 Accepting 2009 Profile Awards, which honor the legacy of the Old Man of the Mountain, are from left: Judi Window of Granite State Ambassadors; Carol Herzig, accepting on behalf of Frumie
Selchen of Wonalancet; and Paul Pinkham for the town of Conway.
With Helen Wehrnstein conducting and Mariana Valverde playing guitar, Frumie
Diamond, Nuala Doherty, Catby Goetz, Joan Malcolmsen, Liz Martin, Enid Mosovitz, Ester Reiter, Brenda Roman, and Jane Springer sang from their repertoire, which included "Which Side Are You On (Girl)," "Union Maid," and "Bella Ciao"--an Italian peasant song with partisan lyrics.
Riff IV, Colebrook, Katharine Eneguess, Jaffrey, Frumie
Selchen, Wonalancet, and Craig Zamzow, New Hampton.