June 5, 1925 - February 7, 2017
Greenwood, Indiana | Age 91
Frances M. Hurst Shafer, age 91, of Greenwood, passed away surrounded by her family on Tuesday, February 7, 2017.
Frances was born on June 5, 1925 to William and Emma Hurst in Washington, IN. She graduated from Speedway High School in 1943. On January 12, 1946, she married the love of her life, Robert Harold Jay Shafer, who precedes her in death. She worked for over 10 years as a secretary in the Greenwood School System. Frances was a member of The Eastern Star Greenwood Chapter and loved sewing and crocheting. She will be greatly missed by her family and friends.
Survivors include her daughters, Katie McCartney of Greenwood and Jo Emma Cornelius of Plainfield; five grandchildren and 10 great-grandchildren.
A funeral service for Mrs. Shafer will be held on Friday, February 10, 2017 at 2:00 pm at Wilson St. Pierre Funeral Service and Crematory, Greenwood Chapel, 481 W. Mains Street, Greenwood. The family will receive guests at the funeral home from 12:00 noon until the time of service. Burial will immediately follow at Greenwood Cemetery.