YORK – Carl B. Shaffer, 82, of York, passed away at 12:11 AM, Wednesday, January 2, 2019, at Colonial Manor Nursing Home. He was preceded in death by his loving companion of more than 30 years, Maxine “Tootie” Hill.
Carl was born July 9, 1936, in Hallam and was the son of the late Bradley and Mary (Shickley) Shaffer.
Carl retired from the Medusa Cement Plant in West York, but also farmed for a large part of his life. Carl’s true passion was his John Deere tractors and attending farm and tractor shows, fairs, and public auctions.
Carl is survived by cousins, relatives and friends.
His funeral service will begin at 10:00 AM, Wednesday, January 9, 2019, at The Diehl Funeral Home & Cremation Center, 87 South Main Street, Mount Wolf. Viewing will be from 6:00 to 8:00 PM, Tuesday, January 8, 2019, and 9:30 to 10:00 AM Wednesday at the funeral home. Burial will be in Greenmount Cemetery in West York. Officiating at the service will be the Reverend Lisa Hair from St. Jacob’s Lutheran Church in York New Salem.
Those planning an expression of sympathy may wish to consider the 4-H Club, 112 Pleasant Acres Road, York, PA 17402.
To share memories of Carl please visit www.diehlfuneralhome.com