MACHESNEY PARK – David D. Shaffer, 46, of Machesney Park, Ill., died Tuesday, Feb. 25, 2014, at home.
Born April 20, 1967, in Brockport, N.Y., the son of Donald D. and Jacqueline J. (Mahle) Shaffer, David married Jacinda Ann "Cindy" Justice on Jan. 12, 1991, in Reedsburg, Wis.
After attending Madison Area Technical College, David was employed by Fleet Lift Truck Service as a roadside mechanic and serviceman for 10 years.
He is survived by his wife, Cindy; sons, Kris Shaffer and Matthew Justice; granddaughter, Annastasia Justice; sisters, Joan (husband, Jerry) Hollendyke and Sioban "Sharon" (wife, Audrey) Deschner; and several nieces, nephews, aunts, uncles and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Jasmine Justice; parents; and father-in-law, Larry Justice.
The funeral service will be held at 2 p.m. Saturday, March 8, at Anderson Funeral Home, DeKalb. Burial will follow at Fairview Park Cemetery, DeKalb. Visitation will be from noon to 2 p.m. March 8 at Anderson Funeral Home.
In lieu of flowers, memorials can be made to the David D. Shaffer Memorial Fund for the education of David's son, Kristopher, sent in care of Anderson Funeral Home, P.O. Box 605, 2011 S. Fourth St., DeKalb, IL 60115.
For information, visit www.AndersonFuneralHomeLtd.com
or call 815-756-1022.