Paul D. Shaffer

Paul D. Shaffer, 85, of Huntington, IN, died Sunday, May 7, 2017, at 12:50 p.m. at Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne.

Mr. Shaffer was the owner of Paul’s Truck Stop. He was a self-employed truck driver for 20 years and had also worked as a truck driver for Hiner Transport and Rock Leasing.

He was born Oct. 29, 1931, in Huntington to Clarence and Agnes Genevieve Comer Shaffer.

Survivors include two sons, Tom Shaffer, of Andrews, and Kevin Shaffer, of Huntington; two daughters, Jeannie (Doug) Ensch, of Fort Wayne, and Kathy Shaffer, of Huntington; two brothers, Richard Shaffer, of Syracuse, and Robert Shaffer, of Huntington; and several grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Calling is Thursday, May 11, 2017, from 10 a.m. to noon, with a service following at noon, at Deal-Rice Funeral Home-Huntington Chapel. Rev. T.B. Smith, of New Life Fellowship, will officiate. Burial will be at Gardens of Memory Cemetery, Huntington County.

Memorial gifts may be made to the Parkinson’s Foundation in care of Deal-Rice Funeral Home, 338 E. Washington St., Huntington, IN 46750.

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