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|Name||Marcia June HUFFSTUTTER|
|Born||27 Feb 1954||Arkansas City, Kansas|
|Obituary||1996||Arkansas City, Kansas|
|Dr. Marcia Huffstutter Shaffer|
ARKANSAS CITY, Kan. - Dr. Marcia Huffstutter Shaffer, resident of O'Fallon, Ill., and a former resident of Arkansas City, died Sunday, Sept. 15,1996 at St. Elizabeth Hospital in Belleville, Ill. She was 42.
Funeral services are scheduled for 2 p. m. Friday, Sept. 20, 1996 at the Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home in Arkansas City. Burial will be in the Parker Cemetery. Visitation services will be from 5 to 8 p.m. Thursday, Sept. 19, 1996 at the funeral home.
Marcia Huffstutter Shaffer was born Feb. 27, 1954 in Arkansas City, the daughter of James and Maxine Huffstutter. She was raised and attended school in Arkansas City.
Dr. Shaffer received her Bachelor of Arts in May 1984 from Wichita State University and Bachelor of Science in Visual Science in May 1988 from Illinois College of Optometry. She was commissioned in December 1988 as a First Lieutenant in the U.S. Air Force and served as an optometrist.
Dr. Shaffer was a Captain (ret.) in the U.S. Air Force Reserve. She was a member of Metro East Professional Women, National Association for Female Executives, Counselor for Boy Scouts of America, Beta Sigma Kappa Fraternity, International Optometric Association, Wisconsin Optometric Association, Phi Kappa Phi Honor Society of Wichita State University, and a lifetime member of the Disabled American Veterans.
Surviving are her husband, Charles Lloyd Shaffer Jr. of the home; three step-children, Anjelica Shaffer, Christina Shaffer and Charles Shaffer, all of O'Fallon, Ill.; her mother, Maxine Huffstutter of O'Fallon, Ill; three sisters, Sharon Huffstutter of O'Fallon, Ill., Sue E. Lauver of Ludington, Mich. and Sandra L. Merton of Roscoe, Ill.
Marcia was preceded in death by her father, James Huffstutter.
Memorials may be made in Marcia's memory with Hospice of Southern Illinois or the Disabled American Veterans. Contributions may be given through the Rindt-Erdman Funeral Home in Arkansas City, Kan.
From The Pages Of The Ponca City News, Thursday, September 19, 1996
|Died||15 Sep 1996||Belleville, Illinois|
|Buried||Parker Cemetery, Cowley Co., Kansas|
|Person ID||I1142||Hofstetter of Mettmenstetten|
|Last Modified||19 Aug 2013|
|Father||James Wilber HUFFSTUTTER, b. 30 Jul 1908, Ponca City, OK , d. 17 Jan 1993, Arkansas City, Kansas (Age 84 years)|
|Mother||Maxine Ellen BROOKS, b. 2 May 1920, Arkansas City, Cowley Co., Kansas , d. 2 Dec 2012, Rockford, Illinois (Age 92 years)|
|Married||25 Nov 1936||Newkirk, Oklahoma|
|Family ID||F488||Group Sheet | Family Chart|
|Family||Charles Lloyd SHAFFER|
|Last Modified||12 Jan 2013|
|Family ID||F1472||Group Sheet | Family Chart|
Dr. Marcia Joann Huffstutter Shaffer, daughter of James Wilbur and Maxine Ellen Brooks Huffstutter
|Kansas, Arkansas City, portrait, December, 1967|
Back row from left: Sharon Joann Huffstutter, Sandra Lou Huffstutter and Sue Ellen Huffstutter. Front row from left: Marcia June Huffstutter, James Wilbur Huffstutter and Maxine Ellen Brooks Huffstutter
|Headstones||Kansas, Cowley County, Tombstone|
Parker Cemetery, Marcia Huffstutter Shaffer