Service measured not by GOLD,
but by the GOLDEN RULE
WOOSTER – Deloris Josephine Shaner, 91, of Wooster passed away on Tuesday, January 7, 2020 at West View Healthy Living.
Deloris was born in Eugene, OR, to Harry and Esther Kafvelstrom. She moved with her family to Twin Falls, Idaho, and then graduated from Twin Falls High School. She continued her education at the Good Samaritan School of Nursing in Portland, Oregon.
In 1946, she married Earl W. Shaner and they lived in Wooster, Ohio. She was a Girl Scout Leader, Cub Scout Leader, and a 4-H Advisor in Wooster for many years. She also was an active member of The Wooster United Methodist Church for over fifty years, as well as, a past District Officer for the UMW. She was very active in the Bible Study Fellowship Organization, serving as a leader in the Wooster area.In addition to her volunteer positions, she enjoyed sewing, traveling, and spending time with her children, grandchildren, and great-grandchildren.
Surviving is her son, William E. Shaner of Wooster, OH and daughters, Gennie (J.C.) Johnston of Wooster, OH, Harriet (William) Hickman of Glendale, AZ, and Sheryl (Timothy) Seitz of Clyde, OH. Also surviving are six grandchildren, eleven great-grandchildren and three great-great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband, Earl Shaner in 2014, her parents, brother, Douglas Kafvelstrom, and grandson, Jason Hickman.
A memorial service will be held on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wooster United Methodist Church, 243 N. Market St., Wooster with Pastor Jim Cooper officiatiing. Private inurnment of ashes will be held at the Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery, Seville.
McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster is assisting the family.
In lieu of flowers, she has requested contribution be made to the Susan G. Komen Research Breast Cancer Foundation.
Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com.
Susan G. Komen Research Breast Cancer Foundation
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Memorial Service will be held on Sunday, May 17, 2020 at 2:00 p.m. at the Wooster United Methodist Church.