Jeff R. Shaffer
Jeff R. Shaffer, 56, of Salinas, passed away Friday, October 12, 2012, after a sudden illness. He was born March 21, 1956, in Santa Maria.
After working for the Californian Water Company for 25 years, Jeff then became an Associate Pastor at the Celebration Church for the next 10 years and was currently retired.
He was preceded in death by his first wife, Tami Shaffer in 2009 and his father, Don Shaffer in 2008.
Jeff is survived by his loving wife, Sandra Shaffer; mother, Anna Shaffer; sons, Adam (Becky) Shaffer, and Dann (Kristi) Shaffer, all of Salinas; brother, Steve (Carol) MacKey of Hawaii and grandchildren, Samantha, Hailey, Ethan, Jeffie, Adam, Ashton, Paige, Caedmon and Jayden.
Visitation will be held Tuesday, October 16, 2012, from 5:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m., at the Struve and Laporte Chapel, 41 W. San Luis St., Salinas, CA 93901.
Funeral service will take place Wednesday, October 17, 2012 at 11:00 a.m., in the Celebration Church, 10 Simas St., Salinas, CA 93901.
Burial will follow in the Garden of Memories Cemetery, 850 Abbott St., Salinas, CA 93901.
Memorials in Jeff's name may be made to the Celebration Church, 10 Simas St., Salinas, CA 93901.
Funeral arrangements by Struve and Laporte Funeral Home. Online condolences to www.struveandlaporte.com