Deaths Death Notices
SHAFFER, Richard W.
SHAFFER - Richard W. Age 65, a lifelong resident of the Tonawandas, entered the gates of heaven, November 12, 2017, surrounded by his family at DeGraff Skilled Nursing Facility. Beloved son of William and Lorraine (nee Zacharias) Shaffer; loving brother to Linda (Charles) Lewis, Karen (Edward) Mesanovic, Patricia (late Gary) McIntosh, William (Kathleen) Shaffer and the late Daniel Shaffer and the late Susan (Thomas) Moody. Also survived by many nieces, nephews and great-nieces and nephews. The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday (November 15) from 2-4 and 6-8 PM at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan and Broad Sts.), in Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated Thursday at 10 AM in St. Francis of Assisi Chapel, 71 Adam St. in Tonawanda. Everyone welcome. Please assemble at the chapel. Richard was a 1970 graduate of Tonawanda High School and a member of National Hose Co. #1. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to DeGraff Skilled Nursing Facility, 445 Tremont St., North Tonawanda, NY 14120.
John O. Roth Funeral Home, Inc.