LEWISTOWN - William R. Sheaffer, 84, of Milroy, died Friday, March 14, 2014, at Geisinger- Lewistown Hospital.
He was born Dec. 5, 1929, in Lewistown, the son of the late Harry and Erma (Smith) Sheaffer.
Bill is survived by: his companion, Donna Heimbaugh; children, Steven Sheaffer and wife, Lisa, and Mark Sheaffer and wife, Linda; a daughter, Terry Lee Eagle, of Lewistown; grandchildren, Chris, Greg and Todd Sheaffer, Scott Eagle, Tricia Morrison and Kahlee Swanger; and 10 great-grandchildren.
Bill was the owner and operator of Sheaffer's Auto Body Shop, Lewistown, for 27 years. Later, he worked at J-Wood and Beckwith Plumbing.
He served in the National Guard during the Korean Conflict.
He was a member of the First United Methodist Church and a life member of the Brooklyn and City Fire Companies. He was past district fire chief.
Per his wishes, his services will be private.
Barr Funeral Home Inc. is in charge of arrangements.
Condolences can be left at www.barrfh.com.