Mary Shaffer (Sarsfield)
Mary Agnes (Sarsfield) Shaffer, 92, of Penn died Tuesday June 26, 2018 in the Excela Health Hospice, Greensburg. She was born February 5, 1926, in Penn a daughter of the late Joseph M. and Anna (Rathgeb) Sarsfield. Prior to her retirement she was employed as a cafeteria worker for Penn Elementary School. Mary also at one time worked for the Bell-View Company in Penn. She was a member of the former St. Boniface Church, in Penn and a current member of the Immaculate Conception Church in Irwin. In addition to her parents she is preceded in death by her husband William Shaffer; a sister Kathleen Hurst; three brothers Andrew “Raymond”, Joseph and Robert Sarsfield and a brother-in-law Roy F. Johnston. Surviving are two children Mary Ann Sadler and husband, Bruce, of Plum; Ronald W. Shaffer and wife, Carol, of North Huntingdon; four grandchildren Matthew Sadler and wife, Bethany and Mark Sadler all of, Plum, Adam and Aaron Shaffer both of, North Huntingdon; three great grandchildren Camden, Reece and Molly; a sister Dorothy Johnston, of Irwin; a sister-in-law Regina Sarsfield, of Jeannette; her lifelong friend Rosemarie Rathgeb, of Penn and numerous nieces and nephews. Friends will be received 2 to 4 and 6 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Ott Funeral Home Inc. 805 Pennsylvania Avenue Irwin. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated 10 a.m. Monday in the Immaculate Conception Church, Irwin. Interment will follow in the St. Boniface Cemetery, Irwin.