James K. "GE" Shaffer

Shaffer James

Full Name
James K. Shaffer

Date of Birth
Monday, April 17th, 1950

Date of Death
Sunday, January 8th, 2023

Obituary/Notice

James K. “GE” Shaffer, age 72, of Erie passed away Sunday, January 8, 2023 at UPMC Hamot. He was born April 17, 1950 in Erie the son of the late Kenneth and Ruth (Gasper) Shaffer.

GE was a graduate of East High School and retired from Erie’s General Electric plant. He was a member of several social clubs including the National Club. He also enjoyed golf and bowling, and was an avid sports fan of the Oakland Raiders and the New York Yankees.

Jim is survived by his wife, Patricia (Pakela) Shaffer; a son, Scott Shaffer (Zandra) and a daughter, Stephanie Shilling (Stacie). He is the proud grandfather of Sarah and Coby Hughes, Alesha and Joshua Shilling, Mia Brooks, and Mitchel Northrup. GE is the brother of Michael Shaffer, Kathe Laughery (Phil), Judy Salmen, and Carol Fiscus. Also survived by many nieces, nephews, and dear friends.

Friends are invited to call at the Quinn Funeral Home, West 9th& Liberty St. on Thursday, January 12, 2023 from 2-4 at 6-8PM at which time Funeral Services will be held.

Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to St. Jude Children’s Hospital, 501 St. Jude Pl., Memphis, TN 38105.

Condolences can be sent to www.BurtonQuinnScott.com


Calling Hours

When
Thursday, January 12th, 2023 2:00 PM - 4:00 PM

Address
Quinn Funeral Home, Inc. - 728 W 9th St Erie, PA 16502

Map & Directions

When
Thursday, January 12th, 2023 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM

Address
Quinn Funeral Home, Inc. - 728 W 9th St Erie, PA 16502

Map & Directions


Service Information

When
Thursday, January 12th, 2023, 8:00 PM

Address
Quinn Funeral Home, Inc. - 728 W 9th St Erie, PA 16502

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On-Call 24 hours Business Office: 602 W 10th Street, Erie, PA 16502