February 3, 1944 – January 23, 2019
Lucille Ann Shaffer passed away on January 23, 2019. She was a resident of Colorado Springs for 36 years.
Lucille was born on February 3, 1944 to Joseph and Marie (Panunnizo) George in Denver, Colorado.
Lucille attended Mount Carmel High School. On June 26, 1965 she married Ronald Shaffer in Denver, Colorado. They were happily married for fifty-one years. Her loving husband passed away in 2017.
Lucille was a homemaker and loved spending time with her children and grandchildren. She also spent many years and enjoyed researching her family genealogy.
Lucille is survived by her loving children: Jennifer Cannon, Ann Marie (Mike) Peterson and Rob Stacy Shaffer; grandchildren: Karina Cannon, Tony Cannon, Madison Peterson, Makenna Peterson and Ryan Shaffer; her brother, Joseph (Nancy) George; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.
She was preceded in death by her parents, Joseph and Marie George.
Visitation 10:00 to 11:00 a.m. followed by 11:00 a.m. Mass on Tuesday, January 29, 2019 at Holy Apostles Catholic Church. Immediately following Mass, a reception and lunch will be in the church hall. Private entombment will be at the Shrine of Remembrance Mausoleum, Gate of Heaven.
In lieu of flowers, the family is asking that donations be made to the American Cancer Society – Pancreatic Cancer Research.