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 Mathias Joseph Shaffer

Mathias Joseph Shaffer

Birth
Death 30 Jun 1960 (aged 75)
Burial Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA
Memorial ID 6622873 · View Source
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Mathias Joseph "Matt" Shaffer
Born: October 27, 1884 Troy Mills, Linn Co, IA
Died: June 30, 1960 East edge of Walker, Linn Co, IA
Buried: Troy Mills, IA - Spring Grove Twp Lot 15K
Obituary:
Mathias J Shaffer, a retired farmer and life long resident of the Walker Community, passed away at 8 am, Thursday, June 30, 1960 at his home in Walker. The son of Devilla and Anna Berry Shaffer, he was born Oct 27, 1884 on a farm east of Walker. On Dec 12, 1906 he was married, near Troy Mills, to Alice Dudley. Surviving in addition to his wife are five sons; Gerald, Aurora; Dale, Hawkeye; Marvin and Don, Walker, and Alan, Cedar Rapids; five daughters: Mrs Harold (Winifred) Hemphill, Walker; Mrs David (Ethel) Fay, Conesville; Mrs Martin (Annabel) Fritz, Marshalltown; Mrs John (Mary) Buck and Mrs William (Mina) Beatty, Lancaster, CA; five brothers: Ronald and Louis, Rowley; Will and Carl, Cedar Rapids and Cledeth, Central City; one sister: Mrs John (Elizabeth) Mershon, Ackley; 35 grandchildren and 16 great-grandchildren. Services: 2 pm, Saturday, July 2, 1960 at the Murdoch Chapel in Walker. Conducted by: Rev Clyde Scott. Bearers: Patrick, Gerald D, Jr and Marvin E Shaffer, David A Fay, Charles Fritz and Robert Buck. Interment: Troy Mills Cemetery.
He married: Alice Clarabell Dudley on December 12, 1906 at Newton Twp, Buchanan Co, IA - in Dudley home.


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  • Created by: Karen Peyton
  • Added: 20 Jul 2002
  • Find A Grave Memorial 6622873
  • Find A Grave, database and images (https://www.findagrave.com : accessed ), memorial page for Mathias Joseph Shaffer (27 Oct 1884–30 Jun 1960), Find A Grave Memorial no. 6622873, citing Troy Mills Cemetery, Troy Mills, Linn County, Iowa, USA ; Maintained by Karen Peyton (contributor 46489766) .