She was born in Sharon on March 11, 1956 to Master Sgt. Robert Shaffer and Mary Kolb.
She worked as a cashier at Walt’s Golden Dawn in Mercer.
She is survived by a son, Kenneth Ballew, Fillmore, Ind.; a daughter, Sherry Rightsell, Brazil, Ind.; a sister, Mary “Sue” Smith, Hadley and two brothers, Robert Shaffer III and his wife, Crystal, Hampton, Va. and John Shaffer and his wife, Lisa, Windber, Pa.; also five grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her parents.
In lieu of flowers, please make donations to the family to Sue Smith, 348 Smith Road, Hadley.
Judith Lynn, 57, of 216 W. Market St., Mercer
Calling hours: 4 to 6 p.m. Wednesday (4-24-13) in CUNNINGHAM FUNERAL HOME Inc., 144 S. Pitt St., Mercer.
Service: 6 p.m. Wednesday (4-24-13) in the funeral home with Rev. Eric Leonard, pastor of Mercer United Methodist Church, officiating.