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Miriam Alberta Hocker Schaffer
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Birth: Dec. 8, 1917
Miami County
Ohio, USA
Death: Aug. 22, 2012
Montgomery County
Ohio, USA

Miriam A. Schaffer, age 94 of Dayton, passed away on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at The Hospice of Dayton. She was born on December 8, 1917 in Miami County, OH, the daughter of the late Walter C. and Della (Hayworth) [Haworth] Hocker. Miriam married Marvin E. Schaffer in 1939, and he precedes her in death.

She is survived by her son, Richard and Virginia Schaffer; daughter, Judy and Paul Apple; six grandchildren, Chris, Lori, James, Chris, Cheryl, and Steve; numerous great-grandchildren; and one sister, Laura [Lura] Judd of Fl. In addition to her parents and husband she is preceded in death by thirteen brothers and sisters.

Miriam was employed with Esther Price candy for 57 years. She enjoyed bowling and solving puzzle books.

A funeral service will be held at 11AM on Tuesday, August 28, 2012 at TOBIAS FUNERAL HOME- BELMONT CHAPEL, 648 Watervliet Ave. Dayton, 45420. Interment will follow the service at Miami Valley Memorial Gardens. Family will receive friends 10 AM until time of service. Contributions may be made to The Hospice of Dayton in Miriam's memory.

Information contributed by R. E. Schaffer.

Family links: 
  Walter C Hocker (1871 - 1963)
  Della May Haworth Hocker (1877 - 1964)
  Marvin Eugene Schaffer (1918 - 1994)
  Arthur Wilbur Hocker (1896 - 1974)*
  Orville Leroy Hocker (1898 - 1983)*
  Infant Hocker (1901 - 1901)*
  Agnes Marie Hocker Carlson (1903 - 1998)*
  Roy Willis Hocker (1904 - 1982)*
  Bessie May Hocker (1906 - 1931)*
  Kenneth Cecil Hocker (1907 - 1985)*
  Elsie Victoria Hocker McNay (1909 - 1963)*
  Dorothy Helen Hocker (1911 - 1911)*
  Ambert Walter Hocker (1912 - 1991)*
  John Joseph Hocker (1913 - 2006)*
  Virgie Eileen Hocker Folker (1915 - 2010)*
  Lowell Eugene Hocker (1916 - 1916)*
  Miriam Alberta Hocker Schaffer (1917 - 2012)
  Lura Evelyn Hocker Judd (1920 - ____)*
*Calculated relationship

Miami Valley Memory Gardens
Warren County
Ohio, USA
Created by: Cheryl Marquis
Record added: Aug 22, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 95793544
Miriam Alberta <i>Hocker</i> Schaffer
Added by: Cheryl Marquis
Miriam Alberta <i>Hocker</i> Schaffer
Added by: Cheryl Marquis
Miriam Alberta <i>Hocker</i> Schaffer
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