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Lincoln Shaw

Lincoln Shaw

Lincoln Reynolds Shaw, 28, of Granite City, IL; born January 31, 1987 in Carbondale, IL; passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015 in Belleville, IL.

Lincoln was an electrical technician with Tyco Integrated Securities. He enjoyed all outdoor activities especially hunting, fishing, gardening and motorcycling. Lincoln spent a lot of time helping his dad painting and restoring antique tractors and also liked automotive restoration. Most of all Lincoln loved spending time with family and friends and his greatest joy in life – his daughter, Marci. He was a friend to all that knew him.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents – Melvin and Wilma Shaw; Col (Ret.) Earl and Anne Reynolds.

He is survived by his daughter – Marci Marie Shaw. His father – Robert T. Shaw of Marissa, IL. His mother – Mary Anne, nee Reynolds, Shaw of Marissa, IL. One brother – Christian (Jill) Shaw of Columbia, IL. Four sisters – Marissa (Josh) Blank of Marissa, IL; Elizabeth (Shawn) Halloran of Mascoutah, IL; Virginia (Mark) Kabureck of Highland, IL; Ormacinda (Christopher) White of Boulder, CO. Two uncles – David (Terri Kaye) Shaw; Wesley (Melissa) Reynolds. Four aunts – Joy (Dean) Weber; Dianne DuPree; Carol (Ray) Robertson; Patricia Reynolds. Nieces and nephews – Isabella; Hudson; Nolan; Nathaniel; Payton; Mark; Anna. Also survived by 18 cousins.

Memorials may be made to the Marci Marie Shaw Educational Fund and will be accepted at the funeral home or Village Bank.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm and at the Marissa Presbyterian Church in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Funeral: Services will be held at the Marissa Presbyterian Church in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 11:00am with Rev. James Ryan officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.

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  1. Administrator says:

    So very sorry for your loss. Lincoln will be greatly missed.

    Posted by: Jennifer Wilkerson – Marissa, IL Jul 10, 2015

  2. Administrator says:

    I am so sorry for your loss

    Posted by: A friend Jul 10, 2015

  3. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers!

    Posted by: Christine Zaricor – Marissa, IL Jul 10, 2015

  4. Administrator says:

    Great man. Worked at walmart in belleville and he was the camera man. had a lot of fun with walmart stuff . May he rest in piece and prayers to his family.

    Posted by: Courtney Blind Jul 10, 2015

  5. Administrator says:

    vI’m so very very sorry to hear the sad news of Lincoln. You all are in my prayers & thoughts.

    Posted by: Mellanie Portz – Marissa, IL Jul 10, 2015

  6. Administrator says:

    Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Shaw family. Lincoln was always such a nice young man ad we enjoyed talking to him each time our paths would cross. We are so very sorry for this tragic loss.

    Posted by: Mike and Mary DeLong – marissa, IL – friends Jul 10, 2015

  7. Administrator says:

    Lincoln…man you were always so cool. I’ll never forget our crazy moments on the wal-mart roof and your hilarious two hour rants. You were such an awesome guy!

    Posted by: Amanda Wright – Belleville,il, IL – Friend/co-worker Jul 10, 2015

  8. Administrator says:

    Lincoln was a great guy and we all loved working with him. He never had a bad thing to say and always brought a smile to everyone’s face. If I asked him to do any job or favor, he would happily do it and not complain..He always hung up the phone saying “Thank you.” He’s the kind of guy everyone would want working for them. You will be missed Linc, but I know you will be looking down on your family and friends and it’s not good-bye, just see ya later.

    Posted by: Kevin Fairman – Staunton, IL – Co-worker Jul 10, 2015

  9. Administrator says:

    We are so saddened to hear of the accident and loss of such a great guy! Our hearts and prayers are with your family at this time!

    Posted by: Kerri Adams-Huge – Nashville, IL Jul 10, 2015

  10. Administrator says:

    My heart is broken. Always had a smile for me. Always positive. Always laughing. Words can not express the sorrow in my heart today. I know we will meet again my sweet boy. Rest on earth is to rejoice in heaven.

    Posted by: Peggy Hubbard – Belleville, IL Jul 10, 2015

  11. Administrator says:

    RIP Linc Buddy we will miss you! Fly high!

    Posted by: Shana Hoercher – Villa Rica, GA Jul 10, 2015

  12. Administrator says:

    Sorry for your loss

    Posted by: A friend Jul 10, 2015

  13. Administrator says:

    sorry to hear the news. Our Prayers are with you and the Family. God Will Be With You.

    Posted by: mark behiter – new athens, IL Jul 10, 2015

  14. Administrator says:

    RIP Lincoln. You were a great man. And an awesome friend. You will be missed!

    Posted by: Tanya Henderson – Bloomington, IL Jul 10, 2015

  15. Administrator says:

    I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Lincoln will be missed. You will be remembered in my prayers.

    Posted by: Betty Bartock – Lenzburg, IL Jul 10, 2015

  16. Administrator says:

    So so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family.

    Posted by: Melissa Schneider – Wentzville, MO Jul 10, 2015

  17. Administrator says:

    RIP Lincoln and be the best Angel for your beautiful daughter Marci as your were in life, she will see you in her dreams. You will be dearly missed RIP Lincoln.

    Posted by: cyndie & george gantner – ofallon, IL – friend Jul 10, 2015

  18. Administrator says:

    My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family and friends.

    Posted by: Carrie Patchett – Valdosta, GA – Friend Jul 10, 2015

  19. Administrator says:

    Prayers for all the family.

    Posted by: Linda Peters – Bartlesville, OK Jul 10, 2015

  20. Administrator says:

    Words are not sufficient. So sorry, dear family. We’re praying for you all. May God grant you the peace that comes from knowing Jesus.

    Posted by: Wes and Family – Midland, MI – Family Jul 10, 2015

  21. Administrator says:

    So very sorry for your loss of Lincoln. Our love and prayers for the family.

    Posted by: Jerry/Merry Katt – Rochester, WA Jul 10, 2015

  22. Administrator says:

    Thoughts and prayers for Lincoln’s family. He was a great guy and will be missed my many!!!

    Posted by: Savanah Sinn – Marissa, IL Jul 10, 2015

  23. Administrator says:

    Will miss ya Lincoln, always a pleasure working with you.

    Posted by: Andy Z – Litchfield Jul 10, 2015

  24. Administrator says:

    Lincoln i will miss you and never forget you I didn’t know you long but you where one of the most genuine and one of the nicest people I have ever met there is a hole in my heat please watch over me when I ride you your family and daughter will always be in my prayer Rest In Peace brother

    Posted by: Phil Ballew – Granite City, IL Jul 10, 2015

  25. Administrator says:

    Lincoln you will truly be missed

    Posted by: Wayne Weshinskey – Tilden, IL Jul 10, 2015

  26. Administrator says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family.

    Posted by: Connie Obrian – Denver, CO Jul 10, 2015

  27. Administrator says:

    Liz and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My heart is broken for you. I know how close your family is and I hope your memories together give you comfort. I love you Liz!

    Posted by: Erin Kempf – O’fallon, MO Jul 10, 2015

  28. Administrator says:

    I am so sorry for the loss of this young man. RIP fly high for god has gained another angel.

    Posted by: Dawn Marnin – Cahokia, IL Jul 10, 2015

  29. Administrator says:

    Can’t beleive it happens to such a good guy

    Posted by: james johnston – friend Jul 11, 2015

  30. Administrator says:

    We only met Lincoln a hand full of times but he was always so friendly and so funny. I’m sure you will be missed by many and never forgotten. RIP Lincoln. My prayers and thoughts are with his family and friends.

    Posted by: Sierra & Daryl Jones – Belleville, IL Jul 11, 2015

  31. Administrator says:

    So sorry for this tragic loss. Lincoln was such a wonderful person who was always happy and always had a smile on his face. Much love always my friend. You will be missed greatly!

    Posted by: Lori Roe-Ryan – Mount Vernon, IL Jul 11, 2015

  32. Administrator says:

    Dear Shaw Family:

    My heart goes out to you all. Although, I did not know Lincoln, it sounds like he was a wonderful person and will be sorely missed. I have a daughter that age and I know what a hole she would leave in our hearts if the Lord took her home to be with HIM. There is NOTHING anyone can say or do to help you through this very dark time. But, be sure many prayers are being lifted up for you all.

    May God richly bless you and strengthen you and your family.

    Sincerely,
    Victoria Rowland Reinkoester

    Posted by: Victoria Reinkoester – Walker, IA – friend of the family Jul 11, 2015

  33. Administrator says:

    Fly high buddy you will be missed

    Posted by: angela reynolds – granite city, IL Jul 11, 2015

  34. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss everyone is in our prayers . All the Steinhoff’s

    Posted by: Margaret Steinhoff – katy, TX – friend Jul 11, 2015

  35. Administrator says:

    Mary and Bob and all the others,
    I have no idea why these accidents happen. Your boys spent a lot of time with my Jonathan in the high school years. I enjoyed both your boys. Lincoln was always polite and just a good kid. I am so sorry he left so soon.
    Jerry and sharon Cross

    Posted by: sharon cross – IL Jul 11, 2015

  36. Administrator says:

    He was not just a friend he was a brother he was family to us and he will never be forgotten. He was a friend that said if he was going to do something he would do it . He was a person that if he didnt know u he would still help u. He was always happy and very funny. We are very sorry for the shaw family and our memories of him will always be with us in our hearts

    Posted by: Joe and Alexis Cahoon – steeleville, IL – friends Jul 11, 2015

  37. Administrator says:

    My heart is hurting for the mom&dad&sibblings,&other family &friends of Lincoln, so sad.

    Posted by: Pat&Kenny Graham – Marissa, IL Jul 11, 2015

  38. Administrator says:

    Link, I had the pleasure of working with you for many years. You were supposed to visit me on my front porch. When I get old. Link please make god laugh. You have taken a piece of my heart with you.see you again.

    Posted by: Kelly hoerrnis – marissa, IL Jul 11, 2015

  39. Administrator says:

    The Shaw Family, I only met Linc once and that was recently in Florida when we went for training, we talked at dinner and when we were waiting for and riding in the limo to the airport, other than that, only heard his voice on conference calls.
    I have to say, he wore me out, he loved to talk. He talked about his daughter, his motorcycle, and cars, and his daughter more.

    Posted by: David Wigle – Kansas City, KS – Co worker Jul 11, 2015

  40. Administrator says:

    Never met you Lincoln, but I do know if my sweet Brittany was dating you you were special. May you and Brittany Rest In Peace.

    Posted by: Ruth Flores – Dallas, GA – Grandmother to Brittany Johnson Jul 11, 2015

  41. Administrator says:

    Leave a condolence or a memory.

    Posted by: Renee Walker – Granite City, IL – Friend Jul 12, 2015

  42. Administrator says:

    God bless you Linclon you will be miss by meaning people here!

    Posted by: Renee – Granite City, IL – Friend Jul 12, 2015

  43. Administrator says:

    Sorry for your loss. Lincoln was a great young man. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him. Your family are in our prayers.

    Posted by: David Orzechowski and Family – Marissa, IL Jul 12, 2015

  44. Administrator says:

    Our deepest sympathy for your loss. My the Lord comfort and heal your hearts.
    Our deepest sympathy,
    Angela Marler ( late husband Bill Marler )

    Posted by: Angela Marler (late husband Bill Marler) – Marissa, IL – community Jul 12, 2015

  45. Administrator says:

    Sending sincerest condolences to the whole Shaw family and all of Lincoln’s friends… He was a good person, and very sweet, and will be greatly missed.

    Posted by: Jen Goaring – El Segundo, CA Jul 12, 2015

  46. Administrator says:

    It saddens me to know someone with his life ahead of him is gone so quickly. I know his parents hearts are shattered. Please know that I will be praying that God helps you through this most difficult of times. Your son was always smiling. He came out to the house often to discuss motorcycles, and paint jobs with my son Jacob. I am so very sorry for your loss. Words seem inadequate at times like these. My heart goes out to you and his little daughter.

    Posted by: Patty O’Riley – Marissa, IL – friend Jul 12, 2015

  47. Administrator says:

    Lincoln I will miss ya buddy. my prayers for the family.

    Posted by: tim – tilden, IL Jul 12, 2015

  48. Administrator says:

    I saw Lincoln quite a few times when I worked in Marissa. He was a good, sweet man. He will be missed a lot.

    Posted by: Judy Fiscus – Hastings, MN – Aquaintance Jul 12, 2015

  49. Administrator says:

    Lincoln, you will be sorely missed by all of us APM’s. You always had a smile on your face and I will so miss that. We all knew you were just a phone call away. God bless you my friend. My sincerest condolences go out to Lincoln’s family and his little girl.

    Posted by: Dawn – Highland, IL Jul 12, 2015

  50. Administrator says:

    Lincoln… you were a great person and always willing to help anyone. God speed! Thoughts and prayers for your family.

    Posted by: Robin – Salem, IL Jul 12, 2015

  51. Administrator says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I’ll always remember Lincoln’s kind smile and fun-loving personality. He will be greatly missed. May God hold you all close and heal your broken hearts. My deepest sympathies.

    Posted by: Alexis Beyer – Chicago, IL Jul 13, 2015

  52. Administrator says:

    To my dearest family, some things I’d like to say…
    but first of all, to let you know, that I arrived okay.
    I’m writing this from heaven. Here I dwell with God above.
    Here, there’s no more tears of sadness; here is just eternal love.

    Please do not be unhappy just because I’m out of sight.
    Remember that I’m with you every morning, noon and night.
    That day I had to leave you when my life on earth was through,
    God picked me

    Posted by: Mike, Amanda, Taylor & Tori Dedmon – Marissa, IL Jul 13, 2015

  53. Administrator says:

    Rip my brother

    Posted by: Ric baker – Pinckneyville, IL Jul 13, 2015

  54. Administrator says:

    Lincoln was one of my best work friends and I’m so glad we got to catch up recently. His smiling face will be missed greatly.

    Posted by: Andrea W – O’fallon, IL Jul 13, 2015

  55. Administrator says:

    I had the opportunity to meet Lincoln when he was in Florida for training. We had such a fun time and developed a good friendship. He will be missed from the Tyco family. His bright smile touch all of us. The Shaw family are in our thought and prayers.
    Sandy VanOmmeren
    Boca Raton, FL

    Posted by: Sandy VanOmmeren – Boca Raton, FL – co-worker Jul 13, 2015

  56. Administrator says:

    To Lincoln’s Family, Kevin & I were shocked and saddened to hear of his accident, and we are so sorry for you all, most especially his little girl Marci. These are just words trying to convey our deepest sympathies to you, but please know our emotions our heart-felt. Lincoln was always such a polite young man, with a smile on his face. Thinking of you, with love & compassion, Sincerely, Kevin & Jane Laumbattus

    Posted by: Kevin & Jane Laumbattus – Marissa, IL – Friend Jul 13, 2015

  57. Administrator says:

    Our sincere condolences to the Shaw family.

    Posted by: Jeff & Kathy Di Cesare – Valparaiso, IN Jul 13, 2015

  58. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss. I am deeply saddened to hear about his passing. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers.

    Posted by: Jessica Chambers – Columbia, IL – Friend Jul 14, 2015

  59. Administrator says:

    We are so sorry to hear about Lincoln, May God hold you in the palm of his hand as you grieve.sincerly Your old swimming buddies Fay, Carrie and Joe Dixon

    Posted by: Fay Dixon – Freeburg, IL Jul 14, 2015

  60. Administrator says:

    So sorry for your loss

    Posted by: Kimberly Hatcher – Senoia, GA Jul 14, 2015

  61. Administrator says:

    Rest in peace Lincoln. You were such a great guy who was always in a good mood and never stopped smiling. You will be missed. Prayers for your family.

    Posted by: Matt Wenom – St. Peters, MO – Co-worker Jul 14, 2015

  62. Administrator says:

    The Shaw Family,

    Lincoln was a genuine and charismatic soul. His bright light drew everyone to him. May it continue to shine on you during this difficult loss and memories of him carry you though.

    Posted by: Chris and Tricia Dye – Mascoutah, IL – Friend Jul 14, 2015

  63. Administrator says:

    RIP Linc

    Posted by: Joe Scott – Belleville, IL Jul 15, 2015

  64. Administrator says:

    My thoughts and prayers are with the family. May god give you comfort for your loss. God bless!!!

    Posted by: Cathy light – Marissa, IL – Friend of the family Jul 17, 2015

  65. Administrator says:

    Linc was always there when we needed him, with a kind word and a kind smile, and he will be missed.. he was the son we never had, God Bless his family..

    Posted by: sara adams – marissa, IL – good friend Jul 17, 2015

  66. Administrator says:

    Lincoln, you were the most amazing man, father, partner, friend etc., that I have ever met. Everyday is a struggle here without you for Marci and I. I can’t put into words how I feel. There is so much to miss, but Marci will always know how much you loved her. You left us with many, many memories that we will always cherish. We love you….more than words can say. Fly high daddy <3 soon too way gone>

    Posted by: Gina Lakin – Granite City, IL Jul 28, 2015

  67. Administrator says:

    To the family of Lincoln. His life was shortly lived and will always be remembered. My co-workers and I met Lincoln a few months ago when he came down to Florida for training. Interacted with him through e-mail but finally got to put a face to the name. He was a very nice guy. Full of life and always smiling. I will always look back on that moment and smile.

    Posted by: Q H. Jul 31, 2015

  68. Administrator says:

    I’m so sorry for your loss. He was a good man. He did our camera work in Springfield, IL. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Where would I send a donation ?

    Posted by: Brad – Springfield, IL – Friend Aug 31, 2015

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