MARIAN F. SCHAFFNER, 88, of New Haven, passed away at 2:08 p.m. on Friday, Nov. 6, 2015, at Parkview Regional Medical Center. She was born July 19, 1927, in Convoy Ohio, the daughter of the late Walter and Helen (Riley) Gorrell. She was a bookkeeper for several corporations in the Fort Wayne area, and was a member of the New Haven Moose, the New Haven Navy Club and also loved to play cards and gamble. Surviving are her children, Michael D. (Helga) Schaffner of Janesville, Wis. and Daniel K. Schaffner of Clearwater, Fla.; three grandchildren; and five great-grandchildren. She was preceded in death by her husband, Doyt Schaffner; and brother, Paul Gorrell. Visitation is from 10 a.m. to noon Saturday, Nov. 14, 2015, at Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home, Van Wert, Ohio with the graveside service immediatley following the visitation at Woodland Cemetery, Van Wert, Ohio. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to the Allen County Indiana SPCA. Arrangements by Alspach-Gearhart Funeral Home & Crematory, Van Wert, Ohio.

POSTED: 11/11/15 at 10:31 am. FILED UNDER: Obits