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September 26, 1942 ~ February 15, 2020 (age 77)


William W. SCHAFFER, 77, formerly of Campbell, NY, died Saturday, February 15, 2020 in Wellsville Manor Care Center, Wellsville, NY.  

Born September 26, 1942, in Wayland, he was the son of William C. and Pearl Kinney Schaffer.  

A U.S. Navy Veteran, he served honorably from 1959 – 1960.  He was a self-employed truck driver and heavy equipment operator.  

Surviving are:  three children, Michelle Schaffer, William D. Schaffer, and Jackie Schaffer, all of Bath;  and five grandchildren, Brett (Reagan Ball) Schaffer, Brittiny (Camden) Lawrence, Kristopher Schaffer, Alicia (Kevin) Gallagher, and Nicole Jimerson;  five great-grandchildren; and cousins.  He was predeceased by his parents. 

A memorial service will be held 5:00 PM, Thursday, February 20, 2020 in the Community Mennonite Fellowship, 290 Park Ave, Corning, NY 14830. Burial will be in Bath National Cemetery. 

Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. 

Arrangements are under the direction of Mulholland-Crowell Funeral Home, Wellsville, NY.  Online condolences may be expressed at

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