Enon Valley, PA - Gary E. Shafer, 66 of Mud Ridge Road, died at 11:25 a.m., Wednesday at Heritage Valley, Beaver, PA, where he had been a patient.
Mr. Shafer was born Oct. 20, 1947 in Salem, a son of the late Leonard and Geraldine Bartell Shafer and had resided in the Negley and East Palestine areas before moving to Enon Valley a few years ago. He had been employed as a truck driver hauling freight, coal and steel. He was a U.S. Army veteran having served in the Korean War.
He is survived by a son, James A. Shafer of Columbiana; a daughter, Mary Ann Shafer of Salem; two grandchildren, one great-grandson; four brothers, Daniel, Bill, Lenny and Lyle Shafer; a stepbrother, Bill McIntosh; and a sister, Molly.
A service will not be observed. Arrangements were with the Oliver-Linsley Funeral Home. East Palestine. www.oliver-linsley.com