Mrs. Margaret M. Shaw Herrick, age 94, of Gloversville, died Tuesday morning, November 6, 2012, at Wells Nursing Home, Johnstown.
She was born February 3, 1918, in Hagaman, the daughter of the late Clarence and Mabel Shaw.
Mrs. Herrick enjoyed playing cards and spending time with her family.
She was predeceased by her husband, Irving Herrick, who died December 14, 2004.
Survivors include: seven children, Larry Herrick of Gloversville, Delores Lamphere (Dave) of Broadalbin, Helen Shafer (Richard) of Gloversville, Harvey Herrick (Sharon) of Mayfield, Dawn Klingbeil (Donald) of Caroga Lake, Rebecca Baker of Moriah and Marsha Douglass (John) of Fonda;18 grandchildren, many great-grandchildren, several nieces, nephews and cousins.
In addition to her husband, she was predeceased by: two children, Gary Herrick and Jackie Herrick; three brothers, Peter Shaw, Brownie Shaw and Dan Shaw; and a sister, Ann Gray.
The family will receive relatives and friends from 10 a.m. to noon Friday, November 9, at Walrath & Stewart Funeral Home, 51 Fremont St., Gloversville. Interment will take place at Prospect Hill Cemetery, Gloversville. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 260 Osborne Road, Loudonville, NY 12211.
Please visit the family's online guestbook at www.brbsfuneral.com.