Michael Shaffer

Michael Shaffer

Wednesday, March 26th, 1980 Thursday, October 24th, 2019

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Obituary for Michael Tobias "Toby" Shaffer

Michael Tobias “Toby” Shaffer, 39, of Orrstown, passed away on Thursday, October 24, 2019 at the Chambersburg Hospital. Born March 26, 1980 at the United States Navy Hospital in Charleston, SC, he was the son of Dennis L. Shaffer, Sr. and Vickie Fickes Shaffer.

Toby was a 2001 graduate of CASHS. He drove truck for most of his adult life but most recently worked as a line painter for Alpha Space Control. He was an avid Pittsburgh Steeler fan and a member of the Confederate Sons of the South. Toby loved music and had a gift for playing both electric and acoustic guitar, as well as being a tattoo artist. He also enjoyed hunting, woodworking and RC cars. He spent his free time playing Xbox and fixing computers. Simply put, Toby lived his life to the fullest.

In addition to his parents, Toby is survived by his brother, Dennis L. Shaffer, II and wife Marsha; numerous aunts, uncles and cousins; and his special friend, Adam Pittman. He was preceded in death by his maternal grandparents, John Fickes, Sr. and Shirley Lindsay, and his paternal grandparents, James V. and Mary Catherine Shaffer.

A viewing for Toby will be held on Monday, October 28, 2019 from 6:00 to 8:00 PM at the Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home, 333 Falling Spring Road, Chambersburg, PA. The family requests casual attire for the viewing. Memorial contributions may be made to the American Cancer Society, 1004 N Juniata St, Hollidaysburg, PA 16648.

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    Monday, October 28th, 2019 | 6:00pm - 8:00pm
    Thomas L. Geisel Funeral Home
    333 Falling Spring Rd.
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    Monday, October 28th, 2019
    6:00pm - 8:00pm

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Beatriz Nunez

My prayers to all the family and love ones RIP TOBY fly high will always remember you as a very joyful soul God please see over his love ones in this rough moment and give them straight God bless you all. Bea.
Comment | Posted at 02:43pm via Condolence

Michele Buzard

My thoughts and prayers are with you, Denny, and your entire family. Toby must have been a lot of fun to be around, and, of course, a true Steeler fan. He will help guide our Steelers from heaven. Sincerely, Michele B
Comment | Posted at 09:01am via Condolence

Gracie-Lace Mohler

Toby and I and my mom when I was a teen always had the funest times he was always so happy we hung out a lot back then he and mom always called each other pp Fu**er he always loved his mtn dew and cigs the one time he and mom filled my purse up with everything they could find for me to carry to the prom it was hilarious he always had a way of making you smile even when you were down he used to come over to me and bite my head n say "I want to eat ur baby" from Austin powers movie I sure am gonna miss him he was always so nice I sure hope you and mom are having fun I'll see ya when I get there eventually!! Love u pp fu**er!!!!
Comment | Posted at 06:29pm via Condolence

Luke Priest

Toby you always put a smile on our faces fun times rip bother we are thinking our you and your family on sad times fly high dude from priest family
Comment | Posted at 04:47pm via Condolence

Cheri Barnhart

My thoughts and prayers are with the family during this trying time. God bless you all.
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