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Wayne E. Sheaffer

Wayne E. Sheaffer, 82, of Lewistown, passed away at 11:50 a.m. Tuesday, Oct. 13, 2020, at his home.

Born Oct. 12, 1938, in Ickesburg, he was the son of the late Maurice and Eva (Wright) Sheaffer. In addition to his parents, he was also preceded in death by a brother, Larry Sheaffer.

Wayne is survived by his loving wife, Donna (Olnick) Sheaffer, whom he married Dec. 6, 1968; children, Adrienne McCalips, of Burnham, and Jennifer Sheaffer and husband, Kirk Gomez, of Spring, Texas; siblings, Ronald Sheaffer and wife, Kay, of Walnut Creek, Calif., Karl Sheaffer and wife, Lynn, of Duncannon, David Sheaffer and wife, Denise, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Lauren Runk and husband, Ethan, Devon McCalips and Kael Gomez; a great-grandson, Hayden Wayne Runk.

Wayne was enlisted in the United States Army, where he was an expert marksman, and was stationed in Okinawa Japan.

He was employed at Standard Steels as a Manager of production control for over 30 years. He attended Calvary Bible Church, loved bowling, hunting and fishing, he even took several trips to Alaska to fish. He also loved animals and listening to music. He enjoyed watching Penn State Football season ticket holder.

Due to current COVID-19 restrictions, services will be private.

Arrangements are under the care of the King-Barr Funeral Home and Crematory, 120 Logan Street, Lewistown.