Barbara E. Shaw, 87, died Jan. 2, 2011, at VNA Hospice in Vero Beach.
She was born in Boston and lived in Vero Beach for 20 years, coming from Annandale, Va.
Before retirement, she worked for the Christian Science Publishing House for 28 years in Boston, New York and Washington, D.C.
She was a member of the First Church of Christ Scientist in Vero Beach, Mother Church of Christ Scientist in Boston, and Federation of Junior Women’s Clubs, where she became president.
Survivors include her sister, Cynthia G. Shaw, of Anchorage.
Burial will be at 10 a.m. Jan. 15 at Hillcrest Memorial Gardens in Fort Pierce.
Arrangements are by Aycock Funeral Home in Fort Pierce.