Wilbur D. "Butch" Shaffer

September 5, 1948 ~ June 13, 2019 (age 70)


Wilbur D. “Butch” Shaffer, 70, of Henley, Missouri passed away Thursday, June 13, 2019 at Capital Region Medical Center in Jefferson City, Missouri.  He was born September 5, 1948 in Quincy, Illinois the son of the late Wilbur C. and Dorothy (Freudenthal) Shaffer.  On April 27, 1973 in Quincy, Illinois he was united in marriage to Mary (Schneider) Shaffer who survives of the home. 


Other survivors include,


Daughter, LaTisha Shaffer of Crosby, TX


Brother, Jean Shaffer (Marilyn) of Quincy, IL


Wilbur served in the United States Army during the Vietnam War from April 1968 to January 1970.  He was employed by Burlington Northern Santa Fe railroad before retiring in 2005.  He enjoyed hunting, fishing, playing cards and gambling.


There are no services planned at this time.


Memorials in his name are suggested to the American Cancer Society.


Arrangements are under the direction and care of Phillips Funeral Home of Eldon, MO.          

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