Richard Michael Shaw passed away in Estes Park, Colorado on Sunday July 27, 2014. Dick was born in Columbus, Ohio on February 6, 1943. He attended Berkley High School outside of Detroit, MI and received a MS degree (geophysics) from Michigan State University in 1971. At that time he was already working for Humble Oil in Houston, Texas and spent the next 40 plus years, until the time of his death, in the oil and gas industry. He worked in the United States and also overseas in Norway and London.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Chester Leroy Shaw and Mary Agnes Shaw, and a step sister, Jean Shaw Hammons. He is survived by a niece, Robin Hammons of Bradenton, Florida and longtime friend Cindy Smith of Denver, Colorado.
A memorial service will be held at 11:00am on Saturday, September 13, 2014 at University Park United Methodist Church, 2180 South University Boulevard, Denver, Colorado 80210