Elaine C. “Lanie” Shaw, 63 of Minneapolis died Monday, March 25, 2013 in Stuart, Florida. A memorial service will be held at 1:00 pm on Saturday, April 6, 2013 at the Williams Dingmann Family Funeral Home in St. Cloud. Friends and relatives may call after 12:00 pm noon, Saturday at the funeral home. Rev Al Stangl will officiate.
Elaine was born on November 19, 1949 in St. Cloud to the late Florian “Floyd” and Gertrude “Sunny” (Papesh) Shaw.
Elaine is survived by her son Dennis of Sauk Rapids; granddaughter Alexis of Sauk Rapids; lifelong partner, Bill McConnel of Minneapolis; sisters Gloria (Roger) Kuschel; Janice (Curly) Williams, and Mona (Don) Borresch all of Sauk Rapids; brothers, Gary of Paulsbo, WA, and Dale (Ruth) of Stuart FL; half-brothers; Denny Shaw of Kila, MT, Terry Shaw of Willmar, MN, Mike Shaw, Hutchinson, MN and Pat Shaw of Mpls., MN.
Memorials are preferred in lieu of flowers.
Lanies greatest joy was spending time with her son Dennis, granddaughter Alexis and lifetime partner Bill. She loved music, singing, dancing and socializing with everyone.