Marilyn M. (Tennant) Shaffer

September 20, 1938 ~ January 23, 2022 (age 83)


Marilyn M. Shaffer, 83, of Warsaw, IN passed away at 5:50 p.m. on Sunday, January 23, 2022 at her home. She was born on September 20, 1938 in Fort Wayne, IN to Warner & Hazel (Miller) Tennant.

She graduated in 1958 with a B.S. in Elementary Education from Manchester College in North Manchester, IN and 1960 from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, TN with a Master’s Degree in Education. She was married on June 17, 1961 to William F. Shaffer who passed away on February 17, 2000. She was a homemaker, art teacher, and caregiver. She grew up in Fort Wayne and lived most of her life in Kosciusko County.

She was a member of the Order of Eastern Star and attended the Presbyterian Church in Pierceton.

She was preceded in death by her parents, husband, and son – Michael Shaffer.

Cremation will take place at Cremation Services of Kosciusko County, 4356 N. St. Rd 15, Warsaw, IN. No public services will be held.

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