Christine L. “Gaga” Schaeffer, 58, of Ellwood City passed away on Friday, April 5, 2019 at the UPMC Jameson Hospital.
Christine was born on August 30, 1960 in Kittanning, Pa to the late Frank Schaeffer and Sarah G. (Mitchell) O’Conner. Following her graduation from Kittanning High School Christine served briefly with the U.S. Army. She had worked as a manager for the Ellwood City Burger King, and most recently she was working for Don’s Services in New Castle as a home health care provider. She is a member of the Double Dealin Cafe dart and pool teams, and the Ellwood City Women’s Pool League. She mostly enjoyed spending time with her grandchildren.
She is survived by her son and daughter-in-law, Christian (Michelle) Lample of Franklin Twp., her grandchildren, Breannah, Emilee, and David Lample, and her sister, Jessica Francis of Edinburg.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her step father, David O’Conner, and her companion of many years, Debra Foreman.
Family and friends will be received on Sunday from 4:00 pm until the time of the Service at 7:00 pm at the Samuel Teolis Funeral Home and Crematory, Inc. with Rev. Phil Conklin officiating.