JEFFERSON COUNTY IL 
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Wilma “Babe” Shaffer 

Wilma “Babe” Shaffer, 75, of Ina died March 20, 2003, 
at her home. 

Mrs. Shaffer was born March 15, 1928, in West Frankfort 
to James F. and Sarah Grace (Johnston) Wells. She married 
Arthur H. Shaffer March 15, 1946, in Mt. Vernon; he survives. 

Funeral services will be at 11 a.m. Monday, at the Johnston 
Funeral Home in Ina. Brother Brad Ryan will officiate. 
Burial will be in the Cubb Cemetery in Mt. Vernon. Friends 
may call from 5 to 8 p.m. Sunday at the Johnston Funeral Home 
in Ina. 

In addition to her husband, she is survived by one sister, 
Velma Lee Rhynes of Ina; four brothers, Stanley Wells and wife 
Louise of Ina, James Wells and wife Betty of Myrtle Point, Ore, 
Charles Wells and wife Janet of Ina, and Carl Wells and wife 
Eleny of Spanaway, Wash.; and several nieces and nephews. 

Mrs. Shaffer was preceded in death by her parents; and two 
sisters, JoAnn Leffler and Lorene Osborn. 

Johnston Funeral Home is assisting the family with funeral 
arrangements, where you may call at 437-5335 for information.  


Date: Mar 21 2003   
Source: Unknown Paper
Submitted by; Robert W. Loman * rwlmn@aol.com
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