EVA MARIE SHAFFER
Eva Marie Shaffer, age 86 of Tuscarawas, O.; passed away peacefully, on Monday, October 14, 2019, at Mercy Medical Center in Canton.
Eva was born in Wolf, O., on November 3, 1932, the daughter of the late Oscar and Ethel (Arth) Grosenbacher.
In 1950, Eva graduated from Gnadenhutten High School. She was a homemaker, who enjoyed bowling, crocheting, hunting with her husband, fishing in Canada and she loved bingo.
On May 24, 1953, Eva married Robert E. Shaffer, who survives of the home. They recently celebrated 66 years of marriage. Also surviving are their children Susan (Vernon) Dunlap, David Shaffer, Glen (Diane) Shaffer Sr., Rhea (Brett) Septer and Laura (Chris) Beans; siblings Carl (Neva) Grosenbacher and Betty McGlashen; nine grandchildren and nineteen great grandchildren.
In addition to her parents, Eva is preceded in death by three brothers and three sisters.
In keeping with Eva’s wishes, no services or calling hours will be observed.
Memorial contributions can be made to the American Diabetes Association, Attn: Service Center, 2451 Crystal Dr., Suite 900, Arlington, VA, 22202 and the American Heart Association, 4682 Douglas Circle, NW, Canton, Oh.,44718.
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