Beverly Diane Shaffer, age 77, of 543 South Main Street, Cambridge Springs, PA died Sunday, July 3, 2016 at Meadville Medical Center, Meadville. She lived most of her life in Cambridge Springs. Born in Sharon, PA on January 11, 1939, she was a daughter of the late Arthur F. Davis and Elizabeth Davis. On April 1, 1956 she married Frederick William Shaffer, Jr. and he died on September 19, 2004. For a brief time she was employed by Edinboro University as a cafeteria worker and from 1976 until her retirement in 1994 she worked as a certified nurse’s aide at Beverly Healthcare in Cambridge Springs. She was a member of Saegertown Community Church and had a strong faith in the Lord. She enjoyed flowers, working puzzles, and playing bingo.???
Surviving her are five daughters – Kim Shaffer of Colton, CA; Darlene Girard and her husband, Donald of Venango; Linda Clark and her husband, Duane of Marrietta, GA; Kathy Rudy and her husband, Daniel of Cambridge Springs; and Alice Burns and her husband, Charles of Cambridge Springs. Also six grandchildren – Misty Clark, Brittany Clark, Keith Clark, Jr., Adam Shaffer, Melissa Girard, and Stephen Girard; five great grandchildren; a great great-granddaughter – Alicea; a brother – Arthur T. Davis and his wife, Carol of Crystal River, FL; and two step brothers – Dr. George Virmire of Philadelphia and Dr. Calvin Vermire of Alaska.
Friends may call at the Van Matre Family Funeral Home in Cambridge Springs Thursday, July 7th from 2-4 and 6-8. Funeral services will be held at the Saegertown Community Church on Friday at 11:00 a.m. with? Reverend Richard Haemer, pastor of the Church officiating. Interment will be in Erie County Memorial Gardens, Erie, County, PA.
Memorials may be made to Saegertown Community Church, 604 South Main St., Saegertown, PA 16433 or to an animal shelter of the donor’s choice.