ADA — Mr. and Mrs. Robert “Bob”Shaw, of Ada, celebrated 60 years of marriage Nov. 15, 2013. An anniversary/birthday celebration is planned for them today by their children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren.
Shaw and the former Rachel Vermillion were married Nov. 15, 1953, in New Hampshire, OH.
They are the parents of two children: Becky Brooks and Bobby (Kathy) Shaw. One daughter, Roselyn Shaw, is deceased. They have six grandchildren and seven great-grandchildren.
Shaw retired from Green & Sawyer Construction Company where he was an operating engineer. He is also a retired farmer. His wife is a retired bookkeeper who worked for the Highway Oil Co., Ada Herald and the USV Ambulance district.