Randy Shaw, 55 of Vernonia, OR died on October 2, 2014.
Randy was born on July 6, 1959 in Portland, OR to Ralph and Marlene Shaw. He grew up on a farm in Sherwood, OR with his three sisters and graduated from Sherwood High School in 1978.
Randy moved to Vernonia, OR in 1984 where he raised his four children. He worked as a logger for many years in the family business, Shaw Brother’s Logging, and in 1997 opened Triple S Service, a saw repair shop. He was well known as a talented mechanic by the local loggers.
He enjoyed spending time with his family and beloved dogs. He spent many hours hiking and mountain biking in the woods, always keeping an eye out for Big Foot.
He will forever be remembered for his generous, loving heart and kindness to all who crossed his path.
He is survived by his parents, Ralph and Marlene Shaw; his sisters, Lorie Hall, Lynn Shaw-Hayes and Lisa Shaw; his children, Shane Pavlovsky, Jesse Shaw, Carrie Shaw, and Zach Shaw; his two grandsons, Skyler Pavlovsky and Jayden Zimmerman. He was looking forward to the arrival of a third grandson in November.
Donations in his memory may be sent to Camp 18 Loggers’ Memorial 42362 Highway 26, Elsie, OR 97138