Clyde Willets Shaffer, Jr. of Flanders passed away on Tuesday, August 13, 2019 at his home. He was 87.
Born in East Stroudsburg, PA, to Clyde and Lenna Blanche Shaffer, he was employed as a locomotive engineer for NJ Transit until his retirement.
He is survived by his loving wife of 64 years, Gloria, his children, Audrey Smith and her husband, George, Andrea Larson and her husband, Stephen, Alicia Carlton and her husband, Charles, his brother, John Shaffer, his sister, Carol Walker, and his grandchildren, Zacherie Carlton and his wife, Katie, Travis Carlton, and Jeorgi Smith.
A memorial gathering will be held on Saturday, August 17, 2019 from 12:00 PM - 2:00 PM at the Morgan Funeral Home, 31 Main Street, Netcong. A funeral service will immediately follow at the funeral home at 2:00 PM
In lieu of flowers, donations in Clyde's memory to the American Cancer Society would be appreciated by his family.
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July 16, 1932 - August 13, 201907/16/193208/13/2019
So many great memories, from visiting you in Florida and playing shuffleboard to the Thanksgiving & Christmas trips in NJ/VA, thanks for all the love throughout the years and being an amazing role model to myself and countless others. Love you pop! Rest In Peace.
Sean and Karen Murphy
Mr. Shaffer always had a smile on his face whenever we saw him!....just like Alicia! Sending prayers and hugs to the Shaffer Family. Sean and Karen Murphy
Pop, Thanks for being such a great example for us all on how to live life to the fullest and to be a great person to the people around you. I will always remember the train rides, hess trucks, and boxing matches you would start once travis and I walked into your house ... Continue Reading
Pop's Grandkids Zach, Katie, Travis, Jeorgi
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