WAPAKONETA - Larry Lee Shaffer, 71, of Wapakoneta, died the morning of Sunday, Aug. 11, 2013, at his home.
He was born on Oct. 18, 1941, in Auglaize County, the son of the late Farren and Myrle (Weber) Shaffer.
On Jan. 30, 1965, in Westminster, he married Joyce Cummings, who passed on Nov. 8, 2010.
Larry is survived by a son, Shannon Shaffer; two daughters, April (Ron) Barnt and Amber (Denny) Moran, all of Wapakoneta; four grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Larry and Joyce enjoyed spending time with family and traveling out West. He enjoyed farming for many years, and upon retiring, he remained active, working part time for NAPA and found several hobbies to occupy his time.
The Rev. Ronald Boyer will officiate a funeral service at 1 p.m. on Friday, Aug. 16, 2013, at the Myron L. Van Horn Chapel of the Smith-Eichholtz Funeral Home in Lakeview, where friends may call from 5 to 8 p.m. on Thursday, Aug. 15, 2013.
Burial will be in the Mount Tabor Cemetery, Gutman, with military honors by the Logan County Veterans Honor Guard.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Shelby County Relay for Life.
Condolences may be expressed at www.edsfh.com.
Smith-Eichholtz Funeral Home - Lakeview
115 N. Main St. P.O. Box 225 Lakeview, OH 43331
Published in Sidney Daily News on Aug. 13, 2013