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Trisha Rees

Trisha J. Rees, 48, LaGrange, died Saturday, February 1, 2014, at Parkview Regional Medical Center.

    She was born December 11, 1965, in Marion, to Donald and Shirley (Xepoleas) Shaw. 

    She was a 1984 graduate of Muncie Central High School and lived in the Howe area for almost 30 years. She was the office manager for the last 15 years at the Andrew Rogness Law Firm. She was a member of St. Lawrence Catholic Church.

    Surviving are three daughters, Lindsey Rees, Kerri Rees, and Breanna Rees; a grandchild on the way; her mother, Shirley Shaw; 10 brothers and sisters, including her sister and best friend Stacey (husband Kenny) Clevenger, Tony Shaw, Tracey Shaw, Greg Shaw, Laura Guarnery, Wendy Giovanniello, Doug Shaw, Eric Shaw, Tim Shaw, and Dwayne Shaw; her fiancé, Rob Osborn; her long-haired dachshund, Trinket; and many nieces and nephews.

    She was preceded in death by her father, Donald Shaw, her grandmother, Lala Xepoleas, and several aunts and uncles.

    A Celebration of Life was held Thursday, February 6, at St. Lawrence Catholic Church with Father Dennis Goth officiating.

    Online condolences may be sent at

    Meeks Mortuary in Muncie, Ind., was in charge of arrangements.