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Obituary for LaVonne Violet Shaw

LaVonne Violet Evins Shaw, 79, of New Plymouth, passed away Sunday, June 24, 2018.

LaVonne was born in Helena, Montana to Zeb and Vi Evins on September 10, 1938. She went to high school in Vale, Oregon and loved attending her class reunions. She was well known throughout the valley for her cakes by LaVonne. She took pride in her special designs as per request. LaVonne was a lover of simple things and she saw God’s beauty in everything.

She enjoyed being outdoors and with her family. She enjoyed gardening, sewing, stain glass, painting, embroidery, and quilting to name a few. She made it a priority that all grandkids and great grandkids had a special item made by GG. LaVonne received several awards for her cakes, quilting and embroidery.

LaVonne is survived by her children and grandchildren, Debbie (Neal) Durham from Ontario, Oregon, and Niki and Casey; Donita (Stan) Flowers from Fruitland, Idaho, and Katia, Tyrel, Keisha and Keoni; Leana (Scott) Lively from Nampa, Idaho, and Jake and Zack; and Keith (Kim) Shaw from Everett, Washington, and Justin and Sara. She has numerous great grandchildren who where her pride and joy. She is also survived by her sister JoAnn (Ellis) Boyd of Phoenix, Arizona.

She is preceded in death by her two brothers, Glen and Billy Evins, and her parents, Zeb and Vi Evins.

Funeral services will be held at Park Community Church, 201 Holly Road, Ontario, Oregon, at 7 p.m. Saturday June 30th. LaVonne will be interred at Rosedale Memorial Gardens, Payette. Condolences may be made to LaVonne’s family at

Special thanks to Justine for her special love and care.