Carol A. Schaffner, age 73, of Collinsville, IL formerly of New Douglas, IL passed away on Monday, September 14, 2015 at the Anderson Hospital in Maryville, IL. She was born on Friday, February 20, 1942 in East St. Louis, IL. Her Father was Gordon Skipper and Her Mother was Effie (Parker) Boots. She was married to Dennis E. Schaffner on July 14, 1962 at Mt. Calvary Lutheran Church in Cahokia, IL.
Carol was a homemaker and before having her daughters she worked as a Beautician.
She was a member of the Immanuel Lutheran Church in New Douglas, IL.
She is survived by her Husband: Dennis Schaffner of Collinsville, IL; Daughters: Jackie Schaffner-Burks, her husband Randy of St. Charles, MO and Jeanie Leitschuh, her husband Jim of Greenville, IL; Grandson: Devon Leitschuh of Greenville, IL; Sister-in-law: Betty Courtney;
She was preceded in death by her Father: Gordon Skipper and her Mother: Effie (Parker) Boots. 1 Brother: Jesse Skipper
A Memorial Service for Carol A. Schaffner will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2015 @ 11:00 AM at the Lesicko Funeral Home located at 271 N 2nd Street in Livingston, IL 62058 with the Rev. Mark E. Sidney officiating.
A Memorial Visitation will be held on Saturday, September 19, 2015 from 9:30 AM until the time of the Memorial Service at 11:00 AM.
Memorial Contributions in memory of Carol A. Schaffner can be made to the American Cancer Society or to the American Heart Association.