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Kenneth E. ShafferDecember 29, 1941 ~ December 16, 2017 (age 75)
Ken Shaffer, 76, after spending 7 decades giving this earth a run for its money, finally decided to take it easy and go home to his Lord and Savior Jesus Christ on December 16, 2017. He left behind reading glasses that were not his, a pair of beat up work boots, and a large wardrobe of Russell athletic sweatshirts.
Ken was preceded in death by his parents Andrew and Inez Shaffer. He is survived by his wife, Deborah; sons, Mark (Michelle), Robert (Heather) and Andrew (Haylee Zoller) Shaffer; daughters, Deborah (Doug) Miller and Hope (Jamesynn) Portman; grandchildren, Mariah, Kenny, Aden, Jasper and Maximus; sister, Barbara Webb and sister-in-law, Kathryn Rittenberry as well as many loving nieces, nephews and friends
Funeral service will be held at 2 P.M. on Thursday, December 28, 2017 at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Rd. (SR619), Akron, Ohio 44319. Family and friends may come on Wednesday from 12 to 2:30 P.M. and 4:30 to 7:30 P.M. and for one hour prior to the service on Thursday at the funeral home. To leave a special message online for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.