Alec P. Schaffer

Alec P. Schaffer

AGE: 76 • Carteret

Alec Schaffer, 76, of Avenel died Monday, May 20, 2013 at RWJ University Hospital in Rahway. Born in Rock Hill, SC, he lived most of his life in Carteret before moving to Avenel. He was employed as a crane operator for 23 years with U.S. Metals in Carteret before retiring in 1992. Mr. Schaffer was a U.S. Air Force veteran serving during the Korean War.

He was predeceased by his mother, Mabel Schaffer and his son, Eric Schaffer in 2010. He is survived by his beloved wife of 55 years, Sadie (Pimentel) Schaffer; his son, Alec Schaffer, Jr. and daughter-in-law, Terry; his daughter, Terry Worden and son-in-law, Robert; and his grandchildren, Melissa and Jessica.

Funeral Services will take place Thursday at the Rumpf Funeral Home, 21 Locust Street, Carteret, NJ. We will meet at 10 AM at the funeral home and begin leaving at 10:30 for the entombment at Woodbridge Memorial Gardens. Visiting hours will be Wednesday 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 PM. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Rahway Regional Cancer Center, 892 Trussler Place, Rahway 07065.

Funeral Home

Rumpf Funeral Home
21 Locust St Carteret, NJ 07008
(732) 541-6222

Published in Home News Tribune from May 21 to May 22, 2013