|Birth: ||Jul. 16, 1931|
|Death: ||Nov. 28, 2008|
Schaffer, Marjorie Jean Maxwell - Marjorie Jean Schaffer, the daughter of Walter S. and Florence M. (Burley) Maxwell, was born July 16, 1931 on a farm near Guss, Iowa. She died on Friday, November 28, 2008 at Mercy Hospital, Council Bluffs, Iowa at the age of 77 years, 4 months and 12 days.
Jean was raised in the Guss and Villisca areas. She was united in marriage to Cecil Schaffer on June 24, 1947 at Corning, Iowa. Jean and Cecil moved to Red Oak in l955. She worked for Murphy Memorial Hospital and Montgomery County Memorial Hospital in Red Oak for 41 years. Jean was preceded in death by her parents and husband; Cecil on December 25, 2000.
Jean is survived by her son: Steven Schaffer of Imogene, IA; daughter: Norma Schaffer of Omaha, NE; twin sister: Joan Blume of Clarinda, IA; two brothers: Jay Maxwell of Alamosa, CO; and Gerald Maxwell of Villisca, IA; other relatives and friends.
Jean's wishes were to be cremated and a private family interment were held at a later date in Evergreen Cemetery, Red Oak, Iowa.
A memorial is being established in Jean's name. Remembrances and condolences may be shared with the family at www.sldfuneralhome.com. Sellergren-Lindell-DeMarce Funeral Home in charge of arrangements.
Walter Segriff Maxwell (1895 - 1967)
Florence Mae Burley Maxwell (1899 - 1978)
Cecil Forrest Schaffer (1927 - 2000)*
Gerald Raymond Maxwell (1925 - 2014)*
Marjorie Jean Maxwell Schaffer (1931 - 2008)
Created by: Greenlee
Record added: Nov 19, 2012
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