In memory of
Dr. Richard H. Shafer
Dr. Shafer was born on February 8, 1920 and passed away on Sunday, September 6, 2015.
Dr. Shafer was a resident of Alexandria, New Hampshire at the time of his passing.
He was a proud graduate of the Class of '44 IU Medical School.
He enlisted as a Captain in the Medical Corps of the United States Army.
He was preceded in death by his wife Joan.
A Mass of Christian Burial will take place at 10 am on Friday September 11 2015 in St. Mary's Catholic Church 820 West Madison Street Alexandria with Father Dan Duff as Celebrant. Military Honors will follow the Mass. Cremation will take place following the services with private family interment services at a future date in the IOOF Cemetery Alexandria. Friends may call on Thursday at the Noffze Funeral Home 501 North Harrison Street Alexandria from 3 pm to 8 pm. A Rosary service will take place in the funeral home at 7:30 pm on Thursday to close the visitation hours.
Memorial contributions are suggested to: Alexandria Community Center PO 152 Alexandria IN 46001 or the St. Mary's School Fund 818 West Madison St. Alexandria IN 46001 or through the funeral home.
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