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David R. Shafman

April 11, 1934 November 6, 2009
David R. Shafman
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Obituary for David R. Shafman

David R. Shafman 75, passed away on November 6th, 2009. David was born on April 11th, 1934 in Zion, IL, to the late Arthur and Olive Shafman. On June 6th, 1953 he married Carol Whiting of Oconto, WI.
He leaves behind his wife of 56 years, Carol, six children and their spouses. James (Fawn) Shafman of Oconto, Christine (Donald) Wyss of Lena, Arthur (Marjorie) Shafman of Suring, Wanda (Henry) Wade of Oconto, Bonnie Shafman of Green Bay, Steven (Janet) Shafman of Oconto. 20 grandchildren and 15 great-grandchildren, many brothers and sisters in-law.
David was preceded in death by a son David Shafman and two grandchildren Heath Hrabik and Tracy Shafman.
Per David's wishes there will be a private family service.
David's family wishes to thank: Dr. Griffitt, Aurora Bay Care, Bellin Cancer Team, Dr. Krueger, Dr. Lynch and Staff, Bellin Home Health especially Mary Lynn Loomis, 4th floor Bellin Cancer center and Unity Hospice, for all the wonderful loving care given to David through his battle with brain cancer.
The Gallagher Funeral Home, Oconto, is assisting the family. Online condolences may be expressed at

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