December 27, 2012
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|Conrad Schaffer, 81, of Telford, passed away on Thursday, December 27, 2012 at his residence. He was the husband of 27 years to the late Marjorie L. (Freed) Schaffer who died in 2003.
Born in Telford, he was the son of the late Conrad and Myrtle (Hildebrandt) Schaffer.
A U.S. Army veteran, he served during the Korean Conflict.
Mr. Schaffer was employed as a plumber for Allegro in Horsham for 20 years prior to his retirement. He was previously employed at BKG Company. Following his retirement, he worked part time as a driver for the Manheim Auto Auction in Hatfield.
In his free time he liked to travel, loved Chrysler’s, mornings at McDonald’s, and spending time with his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren.
He is survived by a daughter, Donna Schaffer of Hilltown Twp., a son, Keith Schaffer of Berks Co., two stepdaughters: Sharon Lynn (Alderfer) Walter of Perkasie, Patricia Ann Shisler of Coopersburg, a stepson, Daniel Alderfer and his wife Dorene of Haycock, six grandchildren: Amy Jo (Walter) Rush, Darren Haich, Lindsay Ann (Shisler) Dawson, Ashley Lee (Shisler) Weiss, Dana Marie (Alderfer) Gurst, Dawn Elizabeth Alderfer, seven great grandchildren: Noah, Ava & Luke Rush, Jaylyn & Layla Dawson, Olyvia Weiss, Deagen Alderfer, a sister, Kathryn Scott of Telford, and his special dog, Richie.
Memorial Services will be held on Saturday, January 12, 2013 at 10 AM in the Sadler-Suess Funeral Home, 33 N. Main St., Telford. Interment will follow in the Hillside Cemetery, Souderton. Family will receive friends from 9-10 AM prior to the service. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in his memory to Grand View Hospice, 700 Lawn Ave., Sellersville, PA 18960 or to Cancer Treatment Centers of America (CTCA) at Eastern Regional Medical Center, 1331 East Wyoming Ave., Philadelphia, PA 19124.