Nicholas Earl Shaffer, 84, a lifelong area resident of Warren, PA, passed away on Monday, July 4, 2022, at UPMC Hamot in Erie, PA. Nicholas was born on November 28, 1937, in Sprinkle Mills, PA, the son of the late Harry Shaffer and Maude Milliron Shaffer. He worked at GTE Sylvania in the metal, and wire plant for 35 years from which he retired. He attended the St. Paul Lutheran Church. He was a former member of the Masonic Lodge. Nicholas enjoyed square dancing, and spending time with his family and grandkids.
Nicholas is survived by his children Shirley Walker and husband Richard of Russell, PA, and Michelle Blum and husband Royce of Ludlow, PA; brother George Shaffer and wife Dorothy; grandchildren Heather and Joshua Walker, and Jamie Blum; and four great grandchildren Drew, Brayden, Jozilyn, and Seth; and several nieces and nephews.
In addition to his parents, Nicholas is preceded in death by his first wife Eleanor R. Powell Shaffer who passed in 1998, and his second wife Mary Young Shaffer who passed in 2020; son Ronald Earl Shaffer who passed in 1984; siblings Geraldine, Sally Ann, William, Harry, and Samuel.
Friends will be received at Peterson-Blick Funeral Home, 1003 Penna Ave. E. Warren, PA, on Friday, July 8, 2022, from 10:00am to 11:00am, at which time a funeral service will be held with the Reverend Larry Scofield, officiating.
Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Warren County, 1 Main Ave. Warren, PA.
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