Michael R. Shaffer, 43 of Heilwood, PA., passed away on Sunday, March 17, 2013 at UPMC Montefiore Hospital, Pittsburgh.
He was the son of Harold Shaffer and Phyllis (Murray) Stephens, born on July 31, 1969 in Hollywood, FL.
Michael served in the United States Army. He was a member of the Twin Rocks VFW. Michael was a loving son, husband and father. He loved spending time with his family.
He is survived by his mother, Phyllis ( Murray) Shaffer, His wife, Patricia (Marsh) Shaffer of Heilwood; two children, Brooke and James Shaffer both at home; two sisters, Debbie Esgro of Strongstown; Cheryl Davis and husband Barry of Bellefonte, Pa; two brothers, Kevin Shaffer of Bellefonte, PA; Brain Shaffer and wife Kim of Ohio.
Michael is also survived by many Aunts, Uncles, Nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his father, Harold Shaffer, stepfather, Charles "Tucker" Stephens, and one infant brother.
At Michaels request visitation and services will be private and a memorial service will be held at a later date. The Rairigh-Bence Funeral Home, Clymer has been entrusted in handling the arrangements.
Guest book available at r-bfh.com.