Betty R. Shaw Fullgraf

January 6, 2013

Betty R. Shaw Fullgraf

Member of Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints

Betty R. Shaw Fullgraf, 88, of Cecil Township, died Saturday, January 5, 2013, in her home.

She was born April 27, 1924, in Carrick, a daughter of the late Edward and Carrie Rice Shaw.

Mrs. Fullgraf was a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, where she served in Primary Presidency, Relief Society Presidency and treasurer of Washington Ward.

She was a foster parent for 13 years and cared for nine foster children.

Mrs. Fullgraf was a homemaker and, prior to retirement, worked as a clerk for a five and ten store.

Her husband, William F. Fullgraf Jr., died September 3, 2011.

Surviving are three daughters, Beverly Stevens (William) of Portsmouth, Va., Debra Lyle (Gary) of Cecil and Quinn Black of Fredericksburg, Va.; a daughter-in-law, Sharon Fullgraf; a sister-in-law, Sylvia Shaw; 14 grandchildren; 12 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews.

Deceased are a son, Keith W. Fullgraf; four brothers, Edward Donald, Robert, James and Thomas Shaw; two sisters, Mildred Ferricks and Lucretia Gorfi; and a grandchild, Zachariah Black.

Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday in Sollon Funeral Home Ltd., 30 East College Street, Canonsburg, J. David Sollon, supervisor, Phillip L. Sollon, director. Family and friends will meet at 11 a.m. Thursday, January 10, at Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints, Fairway Drive, Washington, when services will be held.

Interment will follow in Forest Lawn Gardens, McMurray. Please visit for additional information and to view and leave online condolences.



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