Ann M. Schaffer - Lincoln

Ann M. Schaffer - Lincoln

Ann M. (Gallagher) Schaffer, 90, of Manville, passed away on Wednesday, Nov. 20, in the Oakland Grove Health Care Center, Woonsocket. She was the beloved wife of Paul A. Schaffer and they had been married for the past 56 years.

Born in Pawtucket, she was the daughter of the late Edward and Marie (Servant) Gallagher. She resided in Manville, for over 30 years, previously residing in Cumberland.

Mrs. Schaffer was employed by Market Basket in Bellingham for a time and was previously employed by Union Wadding for over 30 years. She was also employed by Nyman Manufacturing in East Providence for many years.

In addition to her husband, she leaves her three daughters, Patricia Briggs of Memphis, MO, Deborah Schaffer of Cumberland and Paula M. Schaffer of Cumberland; her sister, Beverly Plouff of South Carolina; her nephew Robert Plouff and his wife Colleen of North Providence.

Relatives and friends are kindly invited to Ann's Life Celebration to be held with visiting hours on Friday, Nov. 29, from 5 to 8 p.m., in the J. J. Duffy Funeral Home, 757 Mendon Road, Rt. 122, Cumberland. Burial will be private.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her memory to the Alzheimer's Association - Rhode Island Chapter, 245 Waterman St #306, Providence, RI 02906.

Online memorial: jjduffyfuneralhome.com .