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|Cambria Freeman, 4 Sep 1903, Contributed by Patty Millich|
David Shaffer, who died at his home in Summerhill last week was the son of Jacob and Elizabeth Shaffer and was born in Richland township. He was one of 10 children, all of whom have passed away with the exception of Christ Shaffer of Wilmore. The deceased was married about 60 years ago to Miss Margaret Work, who died in 1891. He was the father of six children, five of whom survive as follows:
Austin, a P. R. R. conductor living at Altoona; Mary, wife of Zachariah Dunmeyer of Summerhill; Della, wife of W. G. Griffith of Pleasant Valley near Franklin borough; Bertha, wife of W. W. Smith, a P. R. R. yardmaster at Conemaugh and Emma, at home.
The funeral will be held this afternoon, interment to be made in Pringle Hill cemetery, following services at the late home of the deceased, which will begin at 1 o'clock. The Rev. A. Davison, pastor of the Wilmore U. B. church will have charge of the services.