Timothy J. Sheaffer, 52, CHS graduate, machinist

By on February 13, 2013

Timothy J. Sheaffer, 52, of Denver, passed away Monday, Feb. 4, 2013, at his residence.

He was born in Ephrata to Edith Sweigart, wife of Walter P. Sweigart and the late Richard L. Sheaffer. He was the husband of Louise (Fox) Sheaffer with whom he shared 15 years together, five of them married.

A 1978 graduate of Cocalico High School and Brownstown Vo-Tech School for machining, Tim worked as a machinist for 30 years. He was a Miami Dolphins fan and enjoyed fishing and target shooting.

In addition to his wife, mother and step father, he is survived by his children: Julianne, wife of Jason Bonifacio of Virginia; and Tim Sheaffer Jr. of Sinking Spring; step children: Joseph Curran of Reading and Colleen Curran of Womelsdorf; grandchildren: Isabella and Alyssa Bonifacio and Ethan Sheaffer; step grandson: Joey Curran; maternal grandmother: Mary Miller of Denver; two sisters: Deborah, wife of Randy Keener of Ephrata; and Patti, wife of Brian Adams of Stevens; two nieces: Aimee, wife of Brian Church of Mont Clair and Christy Keener of Clifton Heights; and two great nephews: Miles and Brandon.

A viewing was held Feb. 8 at the Roseboro Stradling Funeral Home followed by the funeral with Rev. Timothy Craven officiating.

Interment will be private at the convenience of the family.

Arrangements by Roseboro Stradling Funeral & Cremation Services, Inc., Denver. Online condolences can be given at roseborostradling.com.

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