Roy Lee Shaffer, 77, of Raymore, Missouri passed away early morning June 29th, 2019. He was born February 22nd, 1942 in Kansas City Missouri. Roy was a veteran of the United States Navy. After a long career at AT&T, he retired in 1990. He then started his own business, Horizon Outdoor Services, and fully retired in 2002.
Roy was a passionate fisherman, and loved tournament fishing, fishing with his family and family vacations at Table Rock Lake. Roy was an avid football and Kansas City Chiefs fan. He was also an excellent cook, and his recipes will be cherished by his family forever, and his bbq revered.
He is preceded in death by his mother M. Kathryn Shaffer, brother John D. Shaffer, and sister Ellen S. Harden. Roy is survived by wife Margaret Shaffer, son Andrew (Michelle) Shaffer, daughter Rebecca Stroder, brothers Robert (Darline) Shaffer and William (Barbara) Shaffer, grandchildren Madeleine, Annabelle, Emi, Katie, Alyssa and Alex, and great granddaughters Karlee, Bailee and Jolee.
If desired, donations can be made to Kansas City Hospice and Palliative Care.
According to his wishes there will be no formal services