Shelbyville Daily Union

Obituaries

February 10, 2013

Delmar C. Shafer

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SHELBYVILLE, IL. —

Delmar was active in the Windsor Kiwanis club for many years, helping with the Windsor Picnic and various other activities in the Windsor community. He served on the Windsor School Board for many years.

Delmar loved the Lord and was very active in the Windsor Christian Church.  He served first as a Deacon and then as an Elder in the church.  He was honored by the congregation in 2001 with the Honored Servant Award. 

He is survived by his wife, Dorothy; two children, Gary Shafer and wife Susan of Naperville, IL and Karen Schwerman and husband Dave of Shelbyville, IL; sister, Camilla Wiley and husband John of Gays, IL;  grandchildren, Jim Schwerman and wife Valerie of Shelbyville, IL, Krista Ewerks and husband Keith of Philo, IL, Amy MacLean and husband Matthew of Birmingham, MI and Amanda Berthoud and husband Michael of Naperville, IL; and great grandchildren, Zechariah and Megan Schwerman, Kalynne, Kourtney and Karson Ewerks, Matthew, Thomas and Patrick MacLean and Peter, Daniel and Katherine Berthoud.

            He was preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Harold “Woody”, Lawrence and Donald “Dude” Shafer; and sister, June Greer.

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