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Lynn Ernest Stauffer, Sr.

December 24, 1926 — February 27, 2020

Lynn Ernest Stauffer, Sr., 93, husband of Dorothy Boole Stauffer for 74 years and a resident of Melfa, VA, passed away Thursday, February 27, 2020, at Riverside Shore Memorial Hospital in Onancock, VA. A native of East Greenville, PA, he was the son of the late Ernest Stauffer and the late Leah Stahl Stauffer. He was a United States Army and Navy World War II Veteran, retired owner of Horne and Stauffer Furniture Store, an avid fisherman and traveler, having traveled to every country in Europe and watched Picasso paint. Lynn lived a full adventurous life.

In addition to his loving wife, he is survived by a son, Lynn E. Stauffer, Jr. and his wife, Carolyn Bloomer of Sarasota, FL; a daughter, Janice Recker and her husband, Rick, of Georgetown, SC; seven grandchildren, Holly, Melanie, Janene, Gary, Chris, Vicky, and Michael, Jr.; seven great grandchildren and one on the way; and one great-great grandson. He was predeceased by two sons, Michael Jeffery Stauffer and William Gary Stauffer; and a sister, Marilyn S. Markley.

A celebration of life service for family and friends will be conducted Tuesday, March 3, 2020, at 11:00 AM at Doughty Funeral Home with Jeffery Stauffer officiating. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to A.R.C. Eastern Shore, P.O. Box 626, Exmore, VA 23350.

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Arrangements were made by Doughty Funeral Home in Exmore, Virginia.

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