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Loretta Ann (Yanisch) Schaffer

Loretta Ann (Yanisch) Schaffer

Loretta A. Schaffer, age 94 of Miesville, died peacefully on Wednesday morning, February 14, 2018, at Augustana Care of Hastings.

Preceded in death by husband, Eugene Schaffer; parents, Carl & Etta Yanisch; sister, Iva Marie; and by her brother, Jerry Yanisch.

Survived by children, Mary C. Schaffer & Wayne Walls, George Schaffer, Carol (James) Stoffel, Elaine (Jack) Manovich, and Allen (Sharon) Schaffer; six grandchildren and nine great grandchildren; and by other relatives and friends.

Mass of Christian Burial was held 11:00 a.m. Saturday, February 17, 2018, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Miesville, with interment following in the parish cemetery.

Visitation was held from 4:00 to 8:00 p.m. Friday evening, and continued for one hour prior to Mass on Saturday morning, all at church.

In lieu of flowers, memorials are preferred to the Miesville Volunteer Fire Department or to the donor's choice in memory of Loretta.

Arrangements were completed by Caturia, Smidt & Starkson Funeral Home & Crematory of Hastings.