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Jean I. (Findley) Shaffer

March 13, 1927 — January 9, 2022


Jean I. Shaffer, 94, of Miller Road, Schellsburg, PA, went to her eternal home with Jesus on, Sunday, January 9, 2022, surround by family at her son Randy's Home.

Mrs. Shaffer was born in Juniata Twp., PA. on March 13, 1927, daughter of the late John E. and Idella (Bence) Findley. She was reared by her grandmother Elizabeth Bence.

On January 12, 1946, Jean married Lewis E. Shaffer. He preceded her in death on July 22, 2005.

She is survived by Son- Paul W. husband of Hedy (Imler) Shaffer, Schellsburg; Son- Randy L. husband of Tonia (Mitchell) Shaffer, Schellsburg; Daughter- Susan K. widow of Dave Kimmel, St. Thomas; Grandchildren David Shaffer, Angie Rose, Shelly Price, LeAnn Berkey, Ashley Cotter and Tyler Kimmel, 12 great grandchildren and 3 great-great grandchildren. Jean was preceded in death by her husband, parents, sister- Helen Weber, brother- Chester Findley and son-in-law Dave Kimmel.

Jean was a Homemaker and Farmwife.

She was a member of Faith Brethren Bible Church, New Paris.

Jean enjoyed attending auctions and she also loved attending all services and gatherings at church. Jean was an amazing and kind-hearted wife, mother, grandmother, sister and friend who touch the lives of many and will be missed by all who knew and loved her.

Friends will be received on Tuesday, January 11, 2022, from 4-8PM at Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home and Wednesday, January 12, 2022, from10-11AM at Faith Brethren Bible Church.

A Funeral Service will be held at Faith Brethren Bible Church, New Paris, PA at 11:00AM on Wednesday, January 12th, with Pastor James Espenshade officiating.

Interment at Schellsburg Cemetery.

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Arrangements entrusted to Mickle-Geisel Funeral Home, Schellsburg.

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Wednesday, January 12, 2022

10:00 - 11:00 am (Eastern time)

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Funeral Service

Wednesday, January 12, 2022

Starts at 11:00 am (Eastern time)

Faith Brethren Bible Church, New Paris, PA

120 Chestnut Ridge Road, New Paris, PA 15554

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