November 18, 1966 – July 16, 2016
Stephen Maurice Shaffer, age 49, of Campbell Hill, Ill., formerly of O’Fallon, born November 18, 1966 in Belleville, Ill., died July 16, 2016 as a result of an auto accident.
Stephen grew up in O’Fallon. He worked in construction as a hod carrier and belonged to O’Fallon Laborers Union 670. Stephen was a hard worker and would give the shirt off his back. He loved being outdoors, enjoyed camping, hunting, fishing and cooking on the weekends.
Stephen lived life to the fullest-exactly how he wanted.
He was preceded in death by his grandparents Carol Fohne, Raleigh and Elizabeth Shaffer, and great-grandmother Joyce Gaffner.
Surviving are his daughter Suzanne Marie (fiancè Steve Pohlman) Shaffer of Godfrey; mother Jo Ann, nee, Fohne, Shaffer of Lebanon; father William Shaffer of O’Fallon; sister Barbara (John Albers) Shaffer of Lebanon; brother Joseph Shaffer of O’Fallon; nephew Benjamin Shaffer of Lebanon; his grandfather Maurice Fohne of O’Fallon; and his special friend Toy McClaine of Campbell Hill, Ill.
The guestbook may be signed at www.wfh-ofallon.com. In lieu of flowers and other gifts, the family requests memorial donations to Shriner’s Hospital and will be accepted at the funeral home.
Memorial Visitation: The family will receive friends from 4:00 – 8:00 pm, Wednesday, July 20, 2016 at Wolfersberger Funeral Home, 102 West Washington St., O’Fallon, Ill.
Arrangements entrusted to Wolfersberger Funeral Home, O’Fallon, Illinois