February 1, 1929 – October 11, 2020
– Elizabeth known as “Betty”, 91, passed away. She was
born February 1, 1929 to Fred and Bessie Bassett in Salem.
Betty moved to the Mill City area in 1940 and attended Fox
Valley school. She worked for Dr. Horn for over 20 years.
Her hobbies include her love for her rose garden, feeding
the hummingbirds, traveling, spending time at the beach clam
digging and salt water taffy. Betty’s first husband, Vern
Shaw, owned Vern’s Clip Joint for over 35 years.
was preceded in death by her first husband: Vern Shaw of
Mill City; her long-time partner of 27 years Jack Wright: 3
brothers and 1 sister. Betty is survived by her sons: Craig
Shaw of Costa Rico and Skye Shaw of Dubois, Wyoming and 3