Donald L. Shaffer

January 12, 1941 ~ June 5, 2019 (age 78)

DONALD L. SHAFFER, 78, of Sidney passed away Wednesday, June 5, 2019 at 7:58 AM at Wilson Health. He was born on January 12, 1941 in Houston, Ohio, the son of the late Carl and Lela (Russell) Shaffer. On December 24, 1960, Donald married the former Anna Abbott, who survives.

He is survived by six children, Donna (Larry) Broughton of Sidney, Damon "Scott" (Mellanee) Shaffer of Sidney, Darla (Gerard "Jerry") Williamson of Piqua, Deborah (Darren) Wildermuth of Sidney, Dawn (William) Hageman of Sidney and Danny (Alicia) Shaffer of Piqua; fifteen grandchildren; nineteen great-grandchildren and one sister, Barbara Abbott of Sidney. Donald was preceded in death by one brother, Russell "Dale" Shaffer.

Mr. Shaffer was the past owner of Shaffer Construction and Shelby County Wholesale Carpet Store. Donald loved to go fishing and do woodworking such as building furniture. He was a lifelong and active member of the Calvary United Baptist Church.

Funeral Services will be held Monday June 10, 2019 at 10 AM at Calvary United Baptist Church 9480 County Rd 25A S Sidney, with Pastor David Shepherd officiating. Burial will follow at Glen Cemetery in Port Jefferson, Ohio. Friends may visit Sunday, June 9, 2019 from 2 PM until 5 PM at Calvary United Baptist Church. Arrangements are in the care of Cromes-Edwards Funeral Home 302 S. Main Ave Sidney. Memorial contributions may be made to the family to help defray funeral expenses. Condolences may be expressed to the Shaffer family at our website,

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