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“I'm so sorry for your loss. He was a good man. He did our camera work in Springfield, IL. Our thoughts and prayers are with your family. Where would...Read More »
1 of 70 | Posted by: Brad - Springfield, IL - Friend

“To the family of Lincoln. His life was shortly lived and will always be remembered. My co-workers and I met Lincoln a few months ago when he came...Read More »
2 of 70 | Posted by: Q H.

“Lincoln, you were the most amazing man, father, partner, friend etc., that I have ever met. Everyday is a struggle here without you for Marci and I....Read More »
3 of 70 | Posted by: Gina Lakin - Granite City, IL

“Linc was always there when we needed him, with a kind word and a kind smile, and he will be missed.. he was the son we never had, God Bless his...Read More »
4 of 70 | Posted by: sara adams - marissa, IL

“My thoughts and prayers are with the family. May god give you comfort for your loss. God bless!!! ”
5 of 70 | Posted by: Cathy light - Marissa, IL

“RIP Linc ”
6 of 70 | Posted by: Joe Scott - Belleville, IL

“The Shaw Family, Lincoln was a genuine and charismatic soul. His bright light drew everyone to him. May it continue to shine on you during this...Read More »
7 of 70 | Posted by: Chris and Tricia Dye - Mascoutah, IL

“Rest in peace Lincoln. You were such a great guy who was always in a good mood and never stopped smiling. You will be missed. Prayers for your family. ”
8 of 70 | Posted by: Matt Wenom - St. Peters, MO

“So sorry for your loss ”
9 of 70 | Posted by: Kimberly Hatcher - Senoia, GA

“We are so sorry to hear about Lincoln, May God hold you in the palm of his hand as you grieve.sincerly Your old swimming buddies Fay, Carrie and Joe...Read More »
10 of 70 | Posted by: Fay Dixon - Freeburg, IL

“So sorry for your loss. I am deeply saddened to hear about his passing. Your family is in my thoughts and prayers. ”
11 of 70 | Posted by: Jessica Chambers - Columbia, IL

“Our sincere condolences to the Shaw family. ”
12 of 70 | Posted by: Jeff & Kathy Di Cesare - IN

“To Lincoln's Family, Kevin & I were shocked and saddened to hear of his accident, and we are so sorry for you all, most especially his little girl...Read More »
13 of 70 | Posted by: Kevin & Jane Laumbattus - Marissa, IL

“I had the opportunity to meet Lincoln when he was in Florida for training. We had such a fun time and developed a good friendship. He will be...Read More »
14 of 70 | Posted by: Sandy VanOmmeren - Boca Raton, FL

“Lincoln was one of my best work friends and I'm so glad we got to catch up recently. His smiling face will be missed greatly. ”
15 of 70 | Posted by: Andrea W - O'fallon, IL

“Rip my brother ”
16 of 70 | Posted by: Ric baker - Pinckneyville, IL

“To my dearest family, some things I'd like to say...but first of all, to let you know, that I arrived okay.I'm writing this from heaven. Here I dwell...Read More »
17 of 70 | Posted by: Mike, Amanda, Taylor & Tori Dedmon - IL

“My thoughts and prayers are with you all. I'll always remember Lincoln's kind smile and fun-loving personality. He will be greatly missed. May God...Read More »
18 of 70 | Posted by: Alexis Beyer - Chicago, IL

“Lincoln... you were a great person and always willing to help anyone. God speed! Thoughts and prayers for your family. ”
19 of 70 | Posted by: Robin - Salem, IL

“Lincoln, you will be sorely missed by all of us APM's. You always had a smile on your face and I will so miss that. We all knew you were just a...Read More »
20 of 70 | Posted by: Dawn - Highland, IL

“I saw Lincoln quite a few times when I worked in Marissa. He was a good, sweet man. He will be missed a lot. ”
21 of 70 | Posted by: Judy Fiscus - Hastings, MN

“Lincoln I will miss ya buddy. my prayers for the family. ”
22 of 70 | Posted by: tim - tilden, IL

“It saddens me to know someone with his life ahead of him is gone so quickly. I know his parents hearts are shattered. Please know that I will be...Read More »
23 of 70 | Posted by: Patty O'Riley - Marissa, IL

“Sending sincerest condolences to the whole Shaw family and all of Lincoln's friends... He was a good person, and very sweet, and will be greatly...Read More »
24 of 70 | Posted by: Jen Goaring - El Segundo, CA

“Our deepest sympathy for your loss. My the Lord comfort and heal your hearts. Our deepest sympathy, ...Read More »
25 of 70 | Posted by: Angela Marler (late husband Bill Marler) - IL

“Sorry for your loss. Lincoln was a great young man. He will be greatly missed by all that knew him. Your family are in our prayers. ”
26 of 70 | Posted by: David Orzechowski and Family - IL

“God bless you Linclon you will be miss by meaning people here! ”
27 of 70 | Posted by: Renee - Granite City, IL - Friend

“Leave a condolence or a memory. ”
28 of 70 | Posted by: Renee Walker - Granite City, IL

“Never met you Lincoln, but I do know if my sweet Brittany was dating you you were special. May you and Brittany Rest In Peace. ”
29 of 70 | Posted by: Ruth Flores - Dallas, GA

“The Shaw Family, I only met Linc once and that was recently in Florida when we went for training, we talked at dinner and when we were waiting for...Read More »
30 of 70 | Posted by: David Wigle - Kansas City, KS

“Link, I had the pleasure of working with you for many years. You were supposed to visit me on my front porch. When I get old. Link please make god...Read More »
31 of 70 | Posted by: Kelly hoerrnis - marissa, IL

“My heart is hurting for the mom&dad&sibblings,&other family &friends of Lincoln, so sad. ”
32 of 70 | Posted by: Pat&Kenny Graham - Marissa, IL

“He was not just a friend he was a brother he was family to us and he will never be forgotten. He was a friend that said if he was going to do...Read More »
33 of 70 | Posted by: Joe and Alexis Cahoon - IL

“Mary and Bob and all the others, I have no idea why these accidents happen. Your boys spent a lot of time with my Jonathan in the high school years....Read More »
34 of 70 | Posted by: sharon cross - IL

“So sorry for your loss everyone is in our prayers . All the Steinhoff's ”
35 of 70 | Posted by: Margaret Steinhoff - katy, TX

“Fly high buddy you will be missed ”
36 of 70 | Posted by: angela reynolds - granite city, IL

“Dear Shaw Family: My heart goes out to you all. Although, I did not know Lincoln, it sounds like he was a wonderful person and will be sorely missed...Read More »
37 of 70 | Posted by: Victoria Reinkoester - Walker, IA

“So sorry for this tragic loss. Lincoln was such a wonderful person who was always happy and always had a smile on his face. Much love always my...Read More »
38 of 70 | Posted by: Lori Roe-Ryan - Mount Vernon, IL

“We only met Lincoln a hand full of times but he was always so friendly and so funny. I'm sure you will be missed by many and never forgotten. RIP...Read More »
39 of 70 | Posted by: Sierra & Daryl Jones - Belleville, IL

“Can't beleive it happens to such a good guy ”
40 of 70 | Posted by: james johnston - friend


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42 of 70 | Posted by: Dawn Marnin - Cahokia, IL

“I am so sorry for the loss of this young man. RIP fly high for god has gained another angel. ”
43 of 70 | Posted by: Dawn Marnin - Cahokia, IL

“Liz and family, I am so sorry for your loss. My heart is broken for you. I know how close your family is and I hope your memories together give you...Read More »
44 of 70 | Posted by: Erin Kempf - O'fallon, MO

“My thoughts and prayers are with you and your family. ”
45 of 70 | Posted by: Connie Obrian - Denver, CO

“Lincoln you will truly be missed ”
46 of 70 | Posted by: Wayne Weshinskey - Tilden, IL

“Lincoln i will miss you and never forget you I didn't know you long but you where one of the most genuine and one of the nicest people I have ever...Read More »
47 of 70 | Posted by: Phil Ballew - Granite City, IL

“Will miss ya Lincoln, always a pleasure working with you. ”
48 of 70 | Posted by: Andy Z - Litchfield

“Thoughts and prayers for Lincoln's family. He was a great guy and will be missed my many!!! ”
49 of 70 | Posted by: Savanah Sinn - Marissa, IL

“So very sorry for your loss of Lincoln. Our love and prayers for the family. ”
50 of 70 | Posted by: Jerry/Merry Katt - Rochester, WA

“Words are not sufficient. So sorry, dear family. We're praying for you all. May God grant you the peace that comes from knowing Jesus. ”
51 of 70 | Posted by: Wes and Family - Midland, MI

“Prayers for all the family. ”
52 of 70 | Posted by: Linda Peters - Bartlesville, OK

“My thoughts and prayers go out to all the family and friends. ”
53 of 70 | Posted by: Carrie Patchett - Valdosta, GA

“RIP Lincoln and be the best Angel for your beautiful daughter Marci as your were in life, she will see you in her dreams. You will be dearly missed...Read More »
54 of 70 | Posted by: cyndie & george gantner - ofallon, IL

“So so sorry for your loss. My thoughts and prayers are with your family. ”
55 of 70 | Posted by: Melissa Schneider - Wentzville, MO

“I am so sorry to hear of your loss. Lincoln will be missed. You will be remembered in my prayers. ”
56 of 70 | Posted by: Betty Bartock - Lenzburg, IL

“RIP Lincoln. You were a great man. And an awesome friend. You will be missed! ”
57 of 70 | Posted by: Tanya Henderson - Bloomington, IL

“sorry to hear the news. Our Prayers are with you and the Family. God Will Be With You. ”
58 of 70 | Posted by: mark behiter - new athens, IL

“Sorry for your loss ”
59 of 70 | Posted by: A friend

“RIP Linc Buddy we will miss you! Fly high! ”
60 of 70 | Posted by: Shana Hoercher - Villa Rica, GA

“My heart is broken. Always had a smile for me. Always positive. Always laughing. Words can not express the sorrow in my heart today. I know we will...Read More »
61 of 70 | Posted by: Peggy Hubbard - Belleville, IL

“We are so saddened to hear of the accident and loss of such a great guy! Our hearts and prayers are with your family at this time! ”
62 of 70 | Posted by: Kerri Adams-Huge - Nashville, IL

“Lincoln was a great guy and we all loved working with him. He never had a bad thing to say and always brought a smile to everyone's face. If I asked...Read More »
63 of 70 | Posted by: Kevin Fairman - Staunton, IL

“Lincoln...man you were always so cool. I'll never forget our crazy moments on the wal-mart roof and your hilarious two hour rants. You were such an...Read More »
64 of 70 | Posted by: Amanda Wright - Belleville,il, IL

“Our thoughts and prayers are with the entire Shaw family. Lincoln was always such a nice young man ad we enjoyed talking to him each time our paths...Read More »
65 of 70 | Posted by: Mike and Mary DeLong - marissa, IL

“I'm so very very sorry to hear the sad news of Lincoln. You all are in my prayers & thoughts. ”
66 of 70 | Posted by: Mellanie Portz - Marissa, IL

“Great man. Worked at walmart in belleville and he was the camera man. had a lot of fun with walmart stuff . May he rest in piece and prayers to his...Read More »
67 of 70 | Posted by: Courtney Blind

“So sorry for your loss. Your family is in my prayers! ”
68 of 70 | Posted by: Christine Zaricor - Marissa, IL

“I am so sorry for your loss ”
69 of 70 | Posted by: A friend

“So very sorry for your loss. Lincoln will be greatly missed. ”
70 of 70 | Posted by: Jennifer Wilkerson - Marissa, IL


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Lincoln Reynolds Shaw, 28, of Granite City, IL; born January 31, 1987 in Carbondale, IL; passed away on Friday, July 10, 2015 in Belleville, IL.

Lincoln was an electrical technician with Tyco Integrated Securities. He enjoyed all outdoor activities especially hunting, fishing, gardening and motorcycling. Lincoln spent a lot of time helping his dad painting and restoring antique tractors and also liked automotive restoration. Most of all Lincoln loved spending time with family and friends and his greatest joy in life – his daughter, Marci. He was a friend to all that knew him.

He was preceded in death by his grandparents – Melvin and Wilma Shaw; Col (Ret.) Earl and Anne Reynolds.

He is survived by his daughter – Marci Marie Shaw. His father – Robert T. Shaw of Marissa, IL. His mother – Mary Anne, nee Reynolds, Shaw of Marissa, IL. One brother – Christian (Jill) Shaw of Columbia, IL. Four sisters – Marissa (Josh) Blank of Marissa, IL; Elizabeth (Shawn) Halloran of Mascoutah, IL; Virginia (Mark) Kabureck of Highland, IL; Ormacinda (Christopher) White of Boulder, CO. Two uncles – David (Terri Kaye) Shaw; Wesley (Melissa) Reynolds. Four aunts – Joy (Dean) Weber; Dianne DuPree; Carol (Ray) Robertson; Patricia Reynolds. Nieces and nephews – Isabella; Hudson; Nolan; Nathaniel; Payton; Mark; Anna. Also survived by 18 cousins.

Memorials may be made to the Marci Marie Shaw Educational Fund and will be accepted at the funeral home or Village Bank.

Visitation: Friends may call at Heil-Schuessler Funeral Home in Marissa, IL on Tuesday, July 14, 2015 from 4:00pm to 8:00pm and at the Marissa Presbyterian Church in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 from 9:00am to 11:00am.

Funeral: Services will be held at the Marissa Presbyterian Church in Marissa, IL on Wednesday, July 15, 2015 at 11:00am with Rev. James Ryan officiating.

Interment: Burial will be held in the Marissa Township Cemetery in Marissa, IL.