D. Jean Shaffer

D. Jean Shaffer (Sheets)

Tuesday, April 11th, 1933 - Tuesday, March 3rd, 2020
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D. Jean Shaffer, 86, of Chambersburg, passed away on Tuesday, March 3, 2020 at her home. Born April 11, 1933 in Chambersburg, she was the daughter of the late Donald J. and Ruth E. McKee Sheets. Her beloved husband, Donald S. Shaffer, preceded her in death on March 11, 2002.

Jean was a 1951 graduate of the former Chambersburg High School. She was employed as a cashier at Giant until her retirement in 1980. Jean was a member of First United Methodist Church in Chambersburg. She was an avid fan of Penn State and the Dallas Cowboys and enjoyed reading. Her joy was spending time with her family.

She is survived by three daughters, Kathie L. Mowen and husband Fred, Diane M. Abbott and husband Les, and Dawn M. deSalis and husband John, all of Chambersburg; five grandchildren, Michael Sites, Todd Sites, Rebecca Jamison, Tiffany Overcash and Benjamin Overcash; six step-grandchildren; eight great grandchildren; and eight step-great grandchildren.

A graveside service will be held at 12:00 PM on Monday, March 9, 2020 at Parklawns Memorial Gardens, Chambersburg, PA. Rev. Carl McKee will officiate. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to First United Methodist Church, 225 S. 2nd Street, Chambersburg, PA 17201, or to a charity of one’s choice. Arrangements are entrusted to Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home and Cremation Center, Chambersburg, PA.
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  • Service

    Monday, March 9th, 2020 | 12:00pm
    Monday, March 9th, 2020 12:00pm
    Parklawns Memorial Gardens
    3218 Philadelphia Ave.
    Chambersburg, PA 17202
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  • Interment

    Parklawns Memorial Gardens
    3218 Philadelphia Ave.
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Robert Statler

Posted at 10:01am
Never forget the trip Don and Jean made with us to Chicago for the Moose Convention. She said she would never go to Chicago again. I always kidded her about that. So sorry for the loss of such a great lady. Bob and Nancy Statler

Dorothy Waulsl

Posted at 09:07am
Dianne Dawn and Kathy
Thoughts and Prayers are with you all on the passing of this Very Special Member of your Family
Dottie W auls

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