As the golf season eased toward its natural close, the western New York golf community lost a stalwart member of its teaching and club professional roster. Randy Shaw, of Orchard Park country club, passed away at the age of 47. He leaves behind a wife, two daughters and a son. A kind gentleman has established a Go Fund Me page to raise money for Randy’s family as they cope with the inevitable financial burdens. This is the URL:

Please keep the Shaw family in your thoughts, meditations and prayers.