James Allen Shaffer

Birth Date: 
Wednesday, March 18, 1953
Date of Passing: 
Saturday, January 5, 2019

James Allen Shaffer, 65, of Wooster, passed away on Saturday, January 5, 2019 at LifeCare Hospice surrounded by his loving family.

James was born in Wooster on March 18, 1953 to James and Dorothy Fites Shaffer. He married Deborah Ann Hoff on May 5, 1979. She survives.

James was an owner/operator in the trucking business with Pacer and Greentree. He was a diehard Browns fan and enjoyed hunting and motorcycles. He especially enjoyed Sunday morning coffee with friends and he loved spending time with his family and cherished his lifelong friends.

James is survived by his wife Deborah, a son, Kevin (Susan) Shaffer, grandchildren, Samantha (Derick) Amstutz, Kayla (Josh) Knepper, Bradley (Michaela) Wardell, Noah and Hope Shaffer. Plus 5 Great grandchildren and one on the way! In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by a daughter Tracey Ann (Jesse) Wardell.

A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 6:00 - 8:00 PM at the McIntire, Bradham and Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St. Wooster, Ohio 44691. James would encourage you to “come as you are”.  There will be no other funeral services.

Online condolences may be left for the family at www.mcintirebradhamsleek.com

Visitation: 

A Gathering of Family and Friends will be held on Wednesday, January 9, 2019 from 6:00-8:00 PM at the funeral home

Service: 

No funeral service

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So sorry for your loss. Uncle Jimmy was a great man and will always be remembered. Love, hugs and prayers to all of you. Big hugs to Aunt Deb. Thinking of you. Love you.

Deb sorry for your loss! Your in our thoughts and prayers! I wish I was up there for you! We Love you!

So very sorry to hear of your loss, Deb. Prayers and comfort for you and all your family.

WE ARE SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT JIMMY KEEPING YOU AND YOUR FAMILY IN OUR THOUGHTS,OUR HEARTS AND OUR PRAYERS.. I'M SO SORRY FOR YOUR LOSS... LOVE YOU

WE WERE SO SORRY TO HEAR ABOUT JIMMY... WE ARE KEEPING YOU AMD YOUR FAMILY IN OUR THOUGHTS, OUR HEARTS AND OUR PRAYERS.. SENDING YOU OUR DEEPEST SYMPATHY. LOVE YOU

So sorry for your loss,Deb. Prayers for you and your family

So sorry for your loss. Jimmy was such a good guy and my favorite cousin. Fondly remember our childhood days.

You are all in my thoughts and prayers.

To the Shaffer Family wishing you peace and comfort during this difficult time.

Sending loving thoughts of peace to all of you at this time. Wishing now that I'd spent more time with my cousin Jimmie.

Dear Debbie and Family, Sorry we cannot be there in person to give you a hug and let you know we share your sorrow. Our thoughts and prayers will be with you, and our hope is that the loving memories of all those years you have had together will help sustain you now and in the days ahead. May God bless you with Peace and Understanding.

So sorry for your loss our deepest sympathy and prayers for God's comfort.

Just heard Deb, so very sorry. Ornery cousin, prayers.

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