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Sarah E. Shaffer, 95, ofIndiana, passed away Sunday, Jan. 26, 2014, at St. Andrew’s Village.


A daughter of the late David Earl and Effie Della Kring Learn, she was born Nov. 3, 1918, inGreensburg.


Mrs. Shaffer was a homemaker and had worked at Owen Illinois and Coca Cola Bottling.  She was a member ofTrinityUnitedMethodistChurch.  Mrs. Shaffer enjoyed reading, camping and being with her family.


She is survived by five children: Dotty Frank and husband Eddie, of Indiana; Edith MacBlane and husband Jim, of Indiana; Effie Mae McAdoo, of Knowlesville, NY; Linda M. Eastman, of Middleport, NY; and David L. Shaffer and wife Joann, of Mooresville, NC; 24 grandchildren, including spouses; 41 great-grandchildren, including spouses; 18 great-great-grandchildren, including spouses; and numerous nieces and nephews.


In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Lloyd Elder Shaffer; a brother, Clyde Leroy Learn; and two sons-in-law, Ken McAdoo and Dayton Eastman.


Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. Wednesday at Robinson-Lytle, Inc.,Indiana, where a funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday with Pastor Scott Pifer and Pastor Tammie Pifer officiating.  Interment will be inOaklandCemetery.


Memorial contributions may be made to St. Andrew’s Village,1155Indian Springs Road,Indiana, PA 15701.



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