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Paul Edward Shaffer

• Oct 29, 2015 at 11:54 AM

July 26, 1954 — May 13, 2008

Paul Edward Shaffer, 53, of Norwalk, Ohio, passed away Tuesday, May 13, 2008 at his home.

He was born July 26, 1954 in Amherst, graduating from Firelands High School. Norwalk has been his home since 1991.

Paul was employed with CertainTeed Corp. in Avery, Ohio as a machine tender. His hobbies included fishing, hunting, landscaping around his yard, building models, and reading.

Survivors include his son Jason of Elyria; daughters Tina Innocenti and Jessica Van Treuren, both of Amherst, mother Magdalen Potts (nee: Bresnan) of South Amherst; five grandchildren; brothers Robert and Roy, both of Berlin Heights, Ira of Florida, and David of Amherst; and sisters Betty Hoffer of Berlin Heights and Mary Lee of South Carolina.

He was preceded in death by his father Roy Shaffer.

Friends may call Sunday from 4 to the time of service at 6:00 p.m. at the Hempel Funeral Home; 373 Cleveland Ave., Amherst. A private burial will be held at Elmwood Cemetery, Lorain.

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made to American Cancer Society; North Regional Office, 10501 Euclid Ave, Cleveland, OH 44106.