Elizabeth Postlethwaite Shafer  2022

Elizabeth Postlethwaite Shafer 2022

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2022
Elizabeth’s Obituary Elizabeth (Postlethwaite) Shafer, 103, of 631 6th Street, Huntingdon, where she has resided since 1939, went to Heaven at 6:55 P.M. on Tuesday, December 20, 2022, at Embassy of Woodland Park, Orbisonia. Born August 25, 1919 in Altoona, she was a daughter of the late Ernest and Mildred (Shollar) Postlethwaite. She was united in marriage to Frederick G. Shafer on April 5, 1939, in Huntingdon. Mr. Shafer preceded her in death on July 23, 1990. She is survived by a son, Frederick “Tim” Shafer and his wife, Arlene G. (Fisher) Shafer, of Huntingdon; four grandchildren, Robyn Ward, April Blackie, Matthew Shafer and Phillip Shafer; seven great-grandchildren and two great-great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by a daughter, Carol (Shafer) Ascendorf, on August 19, 1972; a granddaughter, Dana (Shafer) Milne, on December 29, 2017; and was the last surviving member of her immediate family having been preceded in death by four siblings, Frederick Postlethwaite of Boca Raton, FL, Preston Postlethwaite of St. Louis, MO, Jane Hummel of Huntingdon and Virginia Replogle of Altoona. Mrs. Shafer was a member of the Huntingdon Presbyterian Church. She attended Huntingdon public schools and was a 1937 graduate of Huntingdon High School. Mrs. Shafer was primarily a homemaker who loved caring for her family. She enjoyed needlepoint, crocheting lap blankets for residents at the Huntingdon Nursing Home, and traveling in her earlier years. At the request of the family there will be no public viewing. A celebration of life will be planned for the future and announced at a later date. Interment will be in Riverview Cemetery, Huntingdon. In lieu of flowers memorial contributions in remembrance of Mrs. Shafer may be made to the Huntingdon Christian and Missionary Alliance BENEVOLENCE FUND, 1019 Moore St., Huntingdon, PA 16652. To sign an online guest book and express condolences, visit www.johnbbrownfuneralhome.com. To send a flower arrangement or to plant trees in memory of Elizabeth (Postlethwaite) Shafer, please click here to visit our Sympathy Store. Read More

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Death notice for the town of: Huntingdon, state: Pennsylvania

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