Evelyn Shaffer Wetzler passed away at the age of 98 on February 27 at Locust Grove Retirement Village in Mifflin,PA. Evelyn was born to Jacob L. Barner and Mary E. Zaring Barner on October the 8th, 1920 in Liverpool, PA.
She was a member of the Newport Assembly of God Church. There she was a Sunday school teacher as well as a teacher of children's church.
She was a retired teacher's aid of Capital Area Intermediate Unit, Camp Hill, PA.
Surviving are a son, Raymond Arthur Shaffer Jr and his wife Deana of Millerstown; son in law, Donald L. Campbell of Millerstown; grandchildren, R. Todd Shaffer and wife Allyson of Millerstown, Eric J. Shaffer of Lucketts, VA; Deborah Schreiber and husband Gregory of Millerstown, and Donald L. Campbell Jr. and wife Elizabeth of Millerstown; great grandchildren, Salene, Samantha and Savanna Shaffer, Amy Gee and husband Austin of Hershey, Kaitlin Schreiber and husband Colby of Newport; Kayla Bowersox and husband Brandon of Newport and Tyler Campbell of Millerstown; great great grandchildren, Micah, Noah and Lydia Gee, Rosemary Schreiber and AvaGrace Bowersox. Evelyn was preceded in death by her daughter, Mary Campbell and husbands, 1st Lt Raymond A. Shaffer Sr and Donald Wetzler.
Services will be held Monday from the Newport Family Life Center, 27 West Shortcut Road, Newport with a visitation from 10 AM until the funeral service at 11 AM. Burial will follow after a luncheon in the Fairview Cemetery, Freeburg, PA.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions are suggested to the Newport Assembly of God Church, 253 North 6th Street, Newport, PA 17074.