Born: February 13, 1923

Died: August 10, 2012

Married: Ellen Martin (1945), Bonnie Tucker Shaw (1980)

Children: James, Stuart, John, Susan Cooley

James E. Shaw was born on Upper Saranac Lake, the son of Samuel Shaw and Marie (Gauda) Shaw. He graduated from Saranac Lake High School and received a BS of chemical engineering from Clarkson College in Potsdam. He was a World War II Veteran, serving in the U.S. Navy as a lieutenant JG in the Pacific. After the war, he worked as chief engineer at Sunmount VA Hospital; the family moved to Lewiston, when Sunmount closed.


2013-05-20 21:24:20   I am seeking fellow naval OCS classmate Susan A. Cooley. If this is she, please contact me at [email protected] regarding a class reunion. Thank you. —