Christopher Shaw

July 5, 1988 - May 7, 2021

On Friday, May 7th, 2021, Christopher Shaw, loving son, and brother passed away at the age of 32.

Christopher was born on July 5, 1988 at Castle AFB, CA. He grew up in Gardnerville NV and graduated from Douglas High School in 2006. He lived in Reno NV and held a variety of jobs. The one he loved the most was being a bartender, which allowed his personality and natural ability to make friends to shine through. Christopher was a lover of music of every genre. He had an infectious smile and an amazing sense of humor.

He was a kind soul and would always try to help a person in need. He made many friends in Gardnerville and Reno. Christopher impacted people’s lives in so many immeasurable ways. Christopher will be profoundly missed by everyone who knew and loved him.

The world was a brighter place for having him in it. You are with God now Son and until we meet again Christopher, know that you are loved and missed by everyone.

Christopher is survived by his Mother Therese, Father Peter, and Sister Carmen.

A celebration of life is planned. Please see the link at for information on Christopher’s celebration of life.