In Memory of






Obituary for Sarah Alice "Sally" Hively (Shaw)

Sarah “Sally” Shaw Hively
On Saturday July 29, 2023, our loving wife, mother, and grandmother passed away at the age of 80. Sally was the oldest child born to John R and Doris Z (Hubbard) Shaw in Wilkinsburg, PA on February 8, 1943. Raised in Oklahoma and Pennsylvania Sally graduated from Pine Richland High School in Gibsonia Pennsylvania in 1961. She attended Kansas State University earning the Bachelors of Science Degree in Home Economics in 1965 followed by a Master’s of Science Degree in Home Economics Clothing and Textiles in 1973. An enthusiastic Kansas State fan she continued to enjoy watching Kansas State games on the TV, attending alumni events, and watching her grandson graduate from Kansas State.
While attending Kansas State Sally met Charles (Chuck) Hively and they were united in marriage on March 22, 1969 in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania.
Sally was an active member of Captain John Holmes Chapter of the National Daughters of the American Revolution and the Pax Christi Quilting Ministry. Sally had a passion for sewing and could often be found behind her sewing machine working on one project or another.
She is preceded in death by her parents, step-mother Kay Caldwell Shaw, and brother-in-law John Hively. She is survived by her husband Charles, son and daughter-in-law Chris and Barbara, grandchildren Conrad, Elizabeth, and Robert; brother John Shaw; and step siblings Ben Caldwell, Matthew Caldwell, Burton Caldwell, Keyte (Lloyd) Dalton, and Alicia (Doug) Hess.
Funeral service Saturday August 5, 2023 10am with visitation 1 hour prior. Huber Funeral Home 16394 Glory Ln, Eden Prairie, MN 55344. Internment Eden Prairie Cemetery.
Donations preferred to the Pax Christi Quilters, c/o Pax Christi Church, 12100 Pioneer Trail, Eden Prairie, MN 55347. The funds help to defer the costs of materials to make quilts for each of the Cristo Rey High School graduates each year.