March 21, 1938 — July 2, 2018
CORINTH — Michael W. Shattuck Sr., 80, of Pine Street, passed away Tuesday, July 2, 2018 at Albany Medical Center following complications from a stroke.
Born on March 21, 1938 in Corinth, he was the son of the late Albert and Mae (Jeffries) Shattuck.
He attended Corinth High School.
Mike joined the United States Navy on Oct. 26, 1955, serving during the Korean War on the USS Salem in the Third Naval District out of Norfolk, Virginia, until his discharge in 1959.
He married Margaret “June” Crapper on May 1, 1970 in Lake Luzerne and the couple resided on Pine Street in Corinth for many years. She passed away March 30, 2013 following 43 years of marriage.
Mike was employed as a millwright at NIBCO in South Glens Falls for 10 years until his retirement.
He was a longtime member of the Greenfield Baptist Church.
Mike enjoyed hunting, fishing, camping, traveling with his wife and spending time with his family.
Besides his wife and his parents, he was also predeceased by one granddaughter, Brooke Shattuck, and four siblings, Harold “Bummer” Shattuck, Doris Sawyer, Timothy Shattuck and Patricia Williams.
Survivors include six children, Sherry Aiken (William) of South Glens Falls, Teresa Schyberg (Leith) of Corinth, Michael Shattuck Jr. of Corinth, Randy Shattuck (Tracy) of Porter Corners, William Shattuck (Rachel Bunzey) of Hadley and Steven Shattuck (Vickie) of Queensbury; one brother, Herbert “Corky” Shattuck of Corinth; 14 grandchildren, Cassandra, Shannon, Sierra, Leith Jr., Hanna, Saige, Shae, Tyler, Kenyn, Randy, Liam, Steve, Brayden and Amelia; several great-grandchildren; several nieces, nephews and cousins; a “special” son, John Savage of Georgia; a special nephew, Kim Gadway of Newport, Rhode Island; and a special friend, Lillian Reynolds of Corinth.
A graveside service will be held at 1 p.m. Saturday, July 7, at Corinth Rural Cemetery, Route 9N, Corinth, with Pastor Jim Taylor officiating. Military honors will be provided by the Horace D. Washburn American Legion Post 533 of Corinth.
Friends may call from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday at Densmore Funeral Home Inc., 7 Sherman Ave., Corinth.
The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorials take the form of donations to the Greenfield Baptist Church, 30 Wilton Road, Greenfield Center, NY 12833, or the charity of one’s choice.
The family wishes to thank the staff on D5 East at Albany Medical Center for their kindness and compassionate care given to Mike during his illness.