Mona Thompson Shaffer, widow of Rev. Paul C. Shaffer, and herself an ordained pastor, died Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at Hickory House Nursing Home, Honey Brook PA. She was one of the first women ordained in the former Central Pennsylvania Conference having been ordained Deacon in 1961. Her memorial service will be at 11 a.m., Saturday, March 10, 2018 at Mardorf United Methodist Church, 3429 Juniata Gap Road, Altoona PA 16601. Visitation will be from 10-11 a.m. prior to the service. Interment will be in Grandview Cemetery, 763 Forsht Lane, Altoona PA 16601. Expressions of sympathy should be sent in care of her daughter, Joy Schneck, 463 Spruce Dr, Exton PA 19341.