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Violet Kirkwood Shaw (Grandma Vi)  of Waterford; February 12, 2013; Age 96; born November 27, 1916 in Glasgow, Scotland. Wife of the late Ted Shaw; mother of Betty Grace; grandmother of Larry (Christine), Michael and Kenneth Grace; great-grandmother of Cole Grace, Jacqui Maher (Tom), Rachel Grace (Beth Clark), Jerad Grace, Chelsea Baber, and Patrick, Chris and Alex Bui; great-great grandmother of James William and Natalie Jane Maher; auntie Vi to the Ketzler family. Mrs. Shaw came to Pontiac, MI. through Ellis Island when she was 5 years old. Violet retired from Pontiac Motor Division after 28 years of service. She loved fishing, watching her grandchildren and great-grandchildren play sports. She never missed a game and was a very loving and kind person to everyone she met. A Celebration of Violet’s Life will be held Friday, February 15, 2013, 11:00 a.m. at Donelson, Johns and Evans Funeral Home, Waterford. Pastor Tom Hampton officiating. Interment Crescent Hills Cemetery. The family will receive friends at the funeral home Thursday 6-8 p.m. Memorial contributions may be made to The Susan G. Komen Breast Cancer Foundation. Envelopes available at the funeral home.

Visitation: Thursday, February 14, 2013, 6-8 p.m.

Funeral Service: Friday, February 15, 2013, 11:00 a.m. at Donelson, Johns and Evans Funeral Home.

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