Martha R. “Marty” Shaffer

LISBON–Martha R. “Marty” Shaffer, 83, of Steubenville Pike Road, passed away peacefully at 5:07 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 20 at the Salem Regional Medical Center following a recent illness.

Mrs. Shaffer was born June 23, 1936 in Salem, a daughter of the late Olin Brown and the late Mary (DeRhodes) Cox, and had lived most of her life in Columbiana County.

Marty was a homemaker and had worked at Eells-Leggett Fashion Floors and as a bartender at the McCook House and the Ivy Stone Tavern.

She and her husband had attended Greenford Christian Church.

Marty is survived by her husband, Albert James Shaffer, whom she married July 18, 1988; daughter, Roxenna (Michael) Hiet of Canfield; stepdaughter, Chris Carpenter of Niles; sister, Helen Meissner of Salem; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.

In addition to her parents, Marty was also preceded in death by her son, Lawrence E. “Bob” Endres.

Following her wishes, no calling hours or services will be observed at this time.

Arrangements are in the care of the Eells-Leggett-Stauffer Funeral Home.

Friends may also view Marty’s memorial tribute page, share memories and send condolences at www.eells-leggett-stauffer.com.