Marian V. ‘Boots’ Sheaffer

Marian V. ‘Boots’ Sheaffer

Marian V. “Boots”  Sheaffer, 84, of Lewistown, died at 6:30 p.m. Wednesday, Nov. 16, 2016,  at William Penn.

Born Jan. 27, 1932, in Lewistown, she was the daughter of the late James Yetter and Marion (Carolus) Yetter.

Marian is survived by her children, Kenneth Sheaffer, of Harrisburg,  Samuel Sheaffer and wife, Deb, of Port Royal,  Susan McKenzie, of Lewistown, Arthur Sheaffer and wife, Michelle, of Doylestown, Julie Lowmaster and husband, David, of Lewistown, Betsy Lynch and husband, Rick, of Harrisburg, Henry Alvin Sheaffer and wife, Greta, of Lewistown; daughter-in-law, Betty Schwera; 16 grandchildren, 24 great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren;  her sister, Joyce Dixon, of Lewistown, and Harry Harmon, of Lewistown.

She was preceded in death by a brother, James Yetter; a sister, Caroline Hackett; and a great-great- granddaughter, Isabelle Muller.

Earlier in life, she was employed at G.C. Murphy’s in Lewistown and most of her life, she was a housewife and mother.

Her funeral service will be held at 10 a.m. Saturday, Nov. 19, 2016, at Barr Funeral Home, 120 Logan St., with the Rev. Richard J. Bender officiating. Interment will be in Mount Rock Cemetery.

Her  family will receive friends from 6 to 8 p.m. Friday evening at the funeral home.

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