Lawrence B. Chaffee, age 89, passed away at the Erie, PA Veteran?s Administration Hospital on January 14, 2016. He was a veteran of World War II and enlisted toward the end of the Pacific conflict. ?Larry? or ?L. B.? as known to many of his friends, loved riding motorcycles and flying radio-controlled helicopters. He drove eighteen wheelers for many years before retiring and enjoying his time in Florida away from the snowy north during the winter months.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by two sisters, Gertrude Stuntz and Evelyn Davids. He is survived by his daughter Cynthia Miller and her husband Nicholas of Hatch Hollow, Union City; a brother Donald also of Hatch Hollow, Union City, and several nieces and nephews grand and great-grand.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.? Memorial donations may be made to the Maplewood Cemetery Association and sent in care of Cynthia Miller, 15241 Old Wattsburg Rd., Union City, PA? 16438.