Pauline Marie Shafer
March 21, 1925 - February 27, 2013
Pauline M. Shafer
Pauline Marie Shafer, 87, of Port St. Lucie, died on February 27, 2013 at Lawnwood Regional Medical Center.
Pauline was born in Liberty Township, PA and she attended Indiana University of Pennsylvania. She has been a snowbird since 1979 splitting her time between Mechanicsburg, Pennsylvania and Florida until permanently moving here two years ago. Prior to retirement she was an accountant for P and S Developments. Pauline was a member of First Presbyterian Church of Stuart.
Among Pauline’s numerous accomplishments are the Home Builders Association Women’s Auxiliary President in 1964; Presbyterian Women Church Wide Coordinating Team, Moderator of Presbytery of Tropical Florida, Moderator of Presbyterian Women in Presbytery of Tropical Florida, and Elder in First Presbyterian Church of Stuart and Silver Springs Presbyterian Church.
Pauline is survived by her daughter Bonnie Ingram of Fort Pierce, FL; son Byron Shafer of Mechanicsburg, PA; stepdaughter Sandy King of Holiday, FL; brother Dale Dilling of Hopewell, PA; eight grandchildren; and 12 great grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by her husband Oscar F. Shafer; brother Roy Dilling; and sister June Dilling.
A memorial service will be held at First Presbyterian Church of Stuart at 11am on Thursday, March 7, 2013. A luncheon will follow the service.
Memorial contributions may be made to First Presbyterian Church of Stuart, for Meeting the Needs of the Homeless Fund, 1715 NW Pine Lake Drive, Stuart, FL 34994.