In Loving Memory

Josephine E. Sheffer
3/12/1919 - 10/18/2010


Josephine E. Sheffer, age 91 of Lamartine, passed away Monday morning, October 18, 2010 at the Golden Living Center in Shippenville.

Born March 12, 1919 in Knox, she was a daughter of the late Arnie and Aida Dunn Hook.

She graduated from White Memorial High School in Knox and Fellers Beauty School in Oil City.

On May 5, 1944, she married Robert J. Sheffer. He preceded her in death on July 12, 1975.

Mrs. Sheffer operated a beauty shop in Emlenton for many years and was a member of the Salem Lutheran Church.

Survivors include a son, Robert Scott Sheffer and his wife, Nadine, of Lamartine; a granddaughter, Kali Stevenson and her husband, Mark, of Carnegie, Scott Township and numerous nieces and nephews

In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by three sisters, Avanell Hook, Elizabeth (Libby) Lauth and Kathryn Smith.

A memorial service will be held at 1 p.m. Thursday, October 28, 2010 in the Salem Lutheran Church, 2057 Route 208, Lamartine. Reverend Karen Parsh will officiate.

The family suggests that in lieu of flowers, memorial contributions be given to the Salem Lutheran Church, P.O. Box 82, Lamartine, PA 16375.

The William N. Rupert Mortuary of Knox is in charge of arrangements.

Online condolences may be sent to Josephine’s family at www.rupertfuneralhomes.com

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