Flag Eagle
Official Obituary of

Lawrence "Skip" Schaffer

February 20, 1941 ~ March 29, 2024 (age 83) 83 Years Old

Lawrence Schaffer Obituary

Lawrence J. “Skip” Schaffer, 83, of Saxonburg, passed away on Friday, March 29, 2024.

He was born February 20, 1941 in Baldwin, PA, a son of the late Gilmore L. Schaffer and Margaret (Goblinger) Schaffer.

Skip was a retired Iron Worker with Local #3 at Allegheny Ludlum and was a member of the Armstrong Lodge No. 239 F& AM.  He served in the United States Army stationed at Patch Barracks in Stuttgart, Germany.

Surviving are his children: Mark Schaffer of Saxonburg, Jeffrey (Kelly Adams) Schaffer of Sarver and Vincent Todd (Sharon) Schaffer of Milliken, CO.

His grandchildren:  Kylee Schaffer, Justin Schaffer, Colby Schaffer, Caleb Dunn and Marlana Dunn.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Karin (Diekmann) Schaffer, she passed away September 8, 2022; 1 brother, William J. Schaffer and 1 sister, JoAnne Edmison.

No Services are planned at this time.  Arrangements by the Geibel Funeral Home, 201 East Cunningham Street, Butler.

To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Lawrence "Skip" Schaffer, please visit our floral store.

Friends and family have shared their relationship to show their support.
How do you know Lawrence "Skip" Schaffer?
We are sorry for your loss.
Help others honor Lawrence's memory.


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Lawrence "Skip" Schaffer

© 2024 Geibel Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility