Terry Shaffer

Shaffer Terry

Full Name
Terry Shaffer

Date of Birth
Monday, May 17th, 1937

Date of Death
Tuesday, March 5th, 2019

Obituary/Notice

Terry Shaffer, age 81, of Erie, passed away on Tuesday, March 5, 2019 at the Sarah A. Reed Retirement Center.

He was born on May 17, 1937, a son of the late Frederick Shaffer Sr. and Alice Griffen.

Terry graduated from Strong Vincent High School, class of 1956, before beginning work as a mixer for many years at Haysite Plastics. He enjoyed playing softball, bowling, fishing, and horseshoes. Terry was a lifelong member of the Zukor Club in Erie, and enjoyed the Pittsburgh Steelers above all.

In addition to his parents, he is preceded in death by his brother, Frederick Shaffer, Jr.

Terry is survived by his wife, Judith Baer Shaffer; his children, Julie Forquer (Charles), and Laura Carnes (Dennis). He is further survived by his grandchildren, Danielle Carnes, Amanda Bliley (Doug), Mallory Olmstead, Christa Forquer, and Colleen Forquer. Terry is survived by his great grandchildren, Camden, Blaik, Dominique, Lillian, Collin, Alida, and Elena, as well as his siblings, Penny Michalski and E. Samuel Shaffer.

The family would like to thank the wonderful staff at Sarah Reed, and the Visiting Nurses Association of Erie, for their kindness and compassion.

Friends may call at Burton Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. 602 W.  10th Street, Erie, Thursday, March 7th, from 2-4 p.m., and 6-8 p.m., and are invited to a funeral service there on Friday, March 8th at 11 a.m., with Military Honors to follow. Burial will be at Erie County Memorial Gardens.

In lieu of flowers, the family asks that you make a donation to a charity of your choice in honor of Terry.

Send condolences at www.Burtonfuneralhome.com


Calling Hours

When
Thursday, March 7th, 2019 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Address
Burton Funeral Home and Crematory Inc – Downtown/West Bayfront District - 602 West 10th Street Erie, PA 16502

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When
Thursday, March 7th, 2019 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Address
Burton Funeral Home and Crematory Inc – Downtown/West Bayfront District - 602 West 10th Street Erie, PA 16502

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Service Information

When
Friday, March 8th, 2019, 11:00 AM

Address
Burton Funeral Home and Crematory Inc – Downtown/West Bayfront District - 602 West 10th Street Erie, PA 16502

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Interment

When
Friday, March 8th, 2019

Address
Erie County Memorial Gardens - 7880 Edinboro Road ERIE, PA 16509

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