Sherri J. Shaw


Sherri Jean Shaw

Date of Birth: September 24, 1948
Date of Death: April 19, 2018

Sherri Jean Shaw, age 69, of Harvey, entered eternal life Thursday, April 19, 2018, in the hospice suite located at UP Health System-Marquette.
Born September 24, 1948, in Marquette, a daughter of Donald E. and Virginia “Jean” (DeMarinis) Dupras, Sherri was raised in Marquette and was a graduate of Bishop Baraga High School. For over 26 years, Sherri was employed as a cashier with Jack’s IGA in Harvey. In her leisure, Sherri enjoyed cribbage, visiting the casino, knitting, and having dinner with family and friends. She was a member of St. Louis the King Catholic Church in Harvey, American Legion Ladies Aulixiary, and a member of the former Moose Lodge.
Survivors include her daughter, Sheila M. (Joe) Long of Miamisburg, OH; her grandchildren, Nickoles D. Long and Courtney J. Long; a sister, Diane L. (Michael) Bennett of Iron Mountain; a brother, Donald S. (Cammi) Dupras of Marquette; several nieces, nephews, and cousins. Sherri was preceded in death by her parents; husband, David P. Shaw; and a sister, Terry Dupras.
The family will receive relatives and friends at St. Louis the King Catholic Church in Harvey on Tuesday, April 24, beginning at 10:30 am. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 12:00 noon Tuesday with Rev. Glenn Theoret, pastor, as celebrant. A reception will follow in Fr. Gauthier Hall. Interment will be made in the Holy Cross Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Bay Cliff Health Camp, P.O. Box 310, Big Bay, MI 49808 or UP Home Health and Hospice, 1125 W. Ridge Street, Marquette, MI 49855.
The Fassbender Funeral Home is serving the family, where condolences may be expressed online at

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