Lloyd Franklin Shaffer

April 6, 1924 ~ September 19, 2021 (age 97)


Lloyd Franklin Shaffer, 97, of Somerset, died September 19, 2021 at Conemaugh Memorial Medical Center. Born April 6, 1924 in Rockwood, he is the son of Jacob F. and Eva Catherine (Pyle) Shaffer Preceded in death by his parents, wife the former Ethel June Whipkey who died April 22, 2012, brothers; Jacob and Fred Shaffer, and sisters; Elsie Brougher, and Catherine Berti. Survived by children: Lee Shaffer, married to the former Jean Mostoller of Berlin; Rev. Jay Shaffer, married to the former Eyvonne Diehl of Somerset; Rev. Nila Cogan and husband Larry; and Tami Beggs and husband Jeffrey, all of Friedens; grandchildren: Brian Shaffer and wife Heather, Michele Shaffer and fiance Chris Kusterer; Alisa Shaffer; Adam Shaffer, Rebecca Sensor and husband Joseph; Anna Hope and husband Alan; Robert Cogan and wife Chelsea, Elizabeth "Izzi" Shaffer and husband Ryan, Amber and Catherine Palomba; great-grandchildren: Maxwell, Madeline, Molly, Jonah, Ruby, Persephone, Finnegan, Kara and Liam. Lloyd worked until his retirement as owner/operator of Loyetta Farms, Somerset Barn Equipment, and as a insurance agent for Highland Mutual Insurance Co. He was an active member with Faith Lutheran Church, Will Grange and PA Farm Bureau where he was past president, he was also a founding member of Wheeler's and Dealer's Square Dancing. No viewing or visitation, a private service will be held at the convenience of the family with Reverend Kathleen Stump officiating. Interment Wills Cemetery. In lieu of flowers contributions may be made to Faith Lutheran Church 6567 Glades Pike, Somerset, PA 15501. Arrangements by the Hauger-Zeigler Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Somerset. To leave a condolence please visit

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