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Edward E. Schaffter

November 19, 1930 - February 2, 2019

U.S. Veteran
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Edward E. Schaffter, 88, of Lima passed away at 11:45 AM on Saturday, February 2, 2019 at Burton’s Ridge.

He was born on November 19, 1930 in Lima to Warren Joseph and Evelyn (Heisman) Schaffter, who both preceded him in death. On March 12, 1955, he married Mildred P. Carr, who preceded him in death on June 17, 2001.

Edward was a mail carrier for the United States Postal Service and retired after over 35 years of service. He had also worked as a painter for DeCurtins Painting Company. He proudly served his country as a member of the US Army, during the Korean War. In his younger years he enjoyed playing fast pitch softball. He also enjoyed fishing and watching baseball and football.

Surviving are his son Mike (Kim) Schaffter of Lima; his grandchildren Amanda (Josh) Salsburey and Ashley Schaffter; his great-grandchildren Jada and Jayce.

He was preceded in death by his grandson Aaron Schaffter.

Following his wishes there will be no visitation or services.

Interment will take place privately at the convenience of the family at a later date in Memorial Park Cemetery.

Online condolences may be expressed to the family at www.chiles-lamanfh.com.

 

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