Crystal A. Shaffer

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Crystal A. Shaffer

July 03, 1970 - August 10, 2018

Crystal A. Shaffer Crystal A. Shaffer, 48, of McAlisterville, went home to be with the Lord at 5:10 a.m. Friday, Aug. 10, 2018, at Geisinger Holy Spirit Hospital in Camp Hill.
She was born July 3, 1970, in Sunbury, Northumberland County, a daughter of Kenneth E. Hepner of Mifflintown and the late Ruth K. (Kramer) Hepner. On September 14, 1991, she married Lee J. Shaffer, with whom she was blessed to share more than 26 years of marriage.

Crystal was employed as a bookkeeper for Rockland Hydraulic of Mifflintown.
She was a member of Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church, Mifflintown.
Crystal enjoyed scrapbooking, baking, cooking, outdoor activities, and crafts.

In addition to her husband and father, she is survived by three children, Brandon J., Coy K., and Anna E. Shaffer, all at home; siblings, Pastor Kenneth R. Hepner and his wife Raina of Mifflintown, Bonita Pelak (Andrew) of South Euclid, Ohio, Nevin Burns and his wife Kyleen of Mifflintown, and Kevin Burns and his wife Brandy of Mifflin; and many nieces and nephews.
In addition to her mother, she was preceded in death by her biological mother, Connie (Swartz) Hicks.

A memorial service will be held at 2 p.m. Wednesday at the Life Center at Cedar Grove Brethren in Christ Church, 287 Deerville Road, Mifflintown with her brother, Pastor Kenneth R. Hepner officiating. A visitation will be held from 12:30 to 2 p.m. prior to the service in the Life Center.
Interment will be private in Cedar Grove Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Crystal's memory to the Cedar Grove Brethren In Christ Church: Attn: Crystal Shaffer Memorial Fund, 287 Deerville Road, Mifflintown, PA 17059.

Arrangements have been entrusted to the Brown Funeral Homes Inc., 111 Westfall St., McAlisterville.
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