Margaret J. Shaffner, 80, of Tower City, formerly of Williamstown (Dayton) passed away early Sunday morning, May 1, 2022 at UPMC-Osteopathic with her daughter by her side after a very brief illness.
Born in Highspire, March 24, 1942, a daughter of the late Robert and Mary Cresswell Stiles.
Margaret devoted most of her life being a homemaker, later in life she worked at Walmart for several years. She enjoyed crocheting, crossword puzzles, gardening and will be remembered for always being the babysitter for the neighborhood children.
She was a member of Calvary United Methodist Church, Wiconisco.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Gerald Shaffner, Sr., July 6, 2010.
Surviving are her two children; Kathy L. Shutt and her husband Ted, and Gerald Jr. "Keith" Shaffner, Tower City, a grandson; Ted Shutt Jr., one brother; James Stiles, Highspire. Margaret was looking forward to the birth of her first great grandchild due in October.
Memorial services will be held on Saturday, May 14 2022 at 11:00 am from the Chapel of the Dimon Funeral Home, Inc., Tower City with Pastor Annette Shutt officiating. Burial will be in St. James Cemetery, Carsonville. Visitation will be from 10-11 at the chapel.
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