Monterey County California Genealogy and History

Monterey County: Obituary

Philip Rosales

Lydia Artellan Shaw

Submitted by Gary Carlsen ~ September 4, 2007

Monterey Peninsula Herald
April 29, 1971


Mrs. Lydia Artellan Shaw, 73 died yesterday at a local hospital after a long illness.

She was born in Monterey to Miguel Artellan and the former Patricia Gonzales, both of whom were also born in Monterey.

She married Harry Shaw in 1914 and resided with him at 1146 Birch St. in Seaside.

She was a member of Monterey Chapter 239, Order of Eastern Star, and the Women of the Moose.

Besides her husband she is survived by five daughters, Vivian Shaw, Mrs. Mamie Andrews, and Mrs. Doloras McCormick, all of Seaside, Mrs. Harriet Vandecaveye of Del Rey Oaks, and Mrs. Patricia Burnor of Sacramento; several nieces and nephews, 12 grandchildren, and 12 great-grandchildren.

Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p.m. tomorrow at Farlinger funeral Home with Monterey Chapter 239, OES, and Rev. George Hunter Hall officiating.

Burial will be in the Masonic section of the Monterey City Cemetery.