Larry Shaffer, 71
Larry Lee Shaffer, 71, of Wapakoneta, died the morning of Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013 at his home.
He was born on Oct. 18, 1941, in Auglaize County, the son of the late Myrle (Weber) and Farren Shaffer. On Jan. 30, 1965, in Westminster, he married Joyce Cummings, who passed on Nov. 8, 2010.
Larry is survived by a son, Shannon Shaffer, of Wapakoneta; two daughters, April (Ron) Barnt, of Wapakoneta, and Amber (Denny) Moran, of Wapakoneta; four grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.
Larry and Joyce enjoyed spending time with family and traveling out west. He enjoyed farming for many years, and upon retiring he remained active working part-time for Napa and found several hobbies to occupy his time.
A funeral service is to be held at 1 p.m. Friday at the Myron L. Van Horn Chapel of the Smith-Eichholtz Funeral Home in Lakeview, with the Rev. Ronald Boyer officiating. Burial is to be at Mt. Tabor Cemetery in Gutman, with military honors by the Logan County Veterans Honor Guard.
Friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday at the funeral home.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shelby County Relay for Life.
Condolences may be expressed at edsfh.com.