SHAFFER, GEORGE F.
GEORGE F. SHAFFER, 85, passed away peacefully December 3, at Harbor Court in Rocky River. Born February 20, 1927 in Plymouth, Ohio to the late Harold and Inez Shaffer. Served his country in the U.S. Navy as a signal man during the Invasion of Okinawa. He earned a BA from Wittenberg University, then attended Chicago Lutheran Seminary and Hamma Divinity School at Wittenberg. After serving in pastoral programs for the Lutheran Church and the Lutheran Service Society, he received his MSSA from Case Western Reserve University. As a social worker, he worked for Family Service Association and later for the Benjamin Rose Institute in Cleveland. George loved travel, biking and nature and he was much involved in A Course in Miracles. He is survived by loving cousins and friends. Memorial services on Thursday, December 27 at Unity Spiritual Center, 23855 Detroit Road, Westlake, Ohio at 11 a.m. Private burial at Greenlawn Cemetery in Plymouth, Ohio. Donations may be made to Foundation for a Course in Miracles, 41397 Buecking Drive, Temecula, California 92590.