A funeral service celebrating the life of Mollie Ann Shaffer, age 83, of Buckeye Lake, was held October 23, 2017, at the Hebron home of Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service. Burial followed in Wilson Cemetery.
Mollie was born July 11, 1934 in Newark. She passed away October 19, 2017, at the Selma Markowitz Care Center (operated by Hospice of Central Ohio).
Mollie was a 1952 graduate of Hebron High School. She had been employed by 3-M and Glass Floss and was a former member of the First Community Church in Buckeye Lake. She enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren, watching sports, playing the slot machines and participating in football and other sports pools. She was a member of the Buckeye Lake VFW and the Eagles and had been a Fire Belle with the Buckeye Lake Fire Department.
She is survived by her loving children, Leonard P. (Marcia L.) Shaffer of Thornville, Charlotte M. (Tom) Erwin of Buckeye Lake, Cindy (Rick) Swartz of Frazeysburg, Teresa Ann Shaffer (John Sanders) of Buckeye Lake, Kenneth Eugene (Kathy) Shaffer of Newark and Hilda Elizabeth (Jon) Thimmes of Buckeye Lake; seventeen grandchildren; twenty-two great-grandchildren; nieces, nephews and cousins; and special friends.
She was preceded in death by her father and step-mother, Clyde Cecil and Fern Baker; mother and step-father, Charlotte M. and Kenneth Goodin; husband, Leonard P. Shaffer; brother, Richard Baker; sister, Barbara Scaife; and greatgrandson, Lucas Templin.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Foundation for Hospice of Central Ohio, P.O. Box 430, Newark, OH 43058.
Hoskinson Funeral & Cremation Service is honored to care for Mollie and her family.