Joseph (Mike) Michael Shafer passed away at his home at the age of 66. Mike is survived by his loving wife Mickey C. Shafer of 45 years. They were married in Olympia, WA on February 14, 1975.
Mike is lovingly remembered by his children Joe Shafer, Emmalee Westfall, Crystal Teller and Afton McCarty along with their spouses, significant others and grandchildren; brother, Dan Shafer and sisters, Terry Urbanski and Cyndi Schultz along with their spouses; nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great nephews.
Mike, Dad, Papa, Boss-Man and Santa loved life and impacted every person he met. He was a jolly man and lived to serve others before himself.
Memorial Mass June 25th at 11am at St Bernadette Catholic Church in Bellevue, Nebraska, followed by a luncheon. The church requires guests to wear face masks. Burial is pending at the Omaha National Cemetery. Condolences for the family may be offered to Mickey Shafer at 3505 Sherwood Drive Bellevue, NE 68147.