Obituary for Edwin Lewis "Papa" Bagshaw
We are saddened to announce the passing of our father Edwin Lewis "Papa" Bagshaw on July 23, 2017. He was 90 years young.
He was born on July 2nd, 1927 in Liberal, Kansas.
Our dad worked on dairies from a young age and was educated in animal husbandry at CalPoly San Luis Obispo.
He worked the majority of his life as farm manager for the State of California at California Institution for Men and Preston School of Industry.
Known to his family as Papa, he is survived by three of his 4 children...Jennifer Ahlstrom, Thomas Bagshaw and Barbara McGrath; his Grandchildren, great-grand children, nieces and nephews.
He was predeceased by his parents: Orville and Nellie Bagshaw; his brother Robert "Bob" Bagshaw; and, his son Brian Bagshaw.
He said he loved his life and had no regrets. What more can we ask?
Papa, we'll miss your wit, sense of humor, love, and gratefulness.