Kenton Shafer – Dominion Post

Kenton Dale Shafer, 85, of Dale City, Virginia, passed away on October 10, 2021.

Kenton was born in Lowesville on February 27, 1936, to Jesse and Opal Shafer. He attended Morgantown High School. He married Theresa on June 19, 1960 in Morgantown. He worked as a subcontractor administrator for Hughes Aircraft. He served in the United States Air Force and worked as a manager for engine equipment maintenance. During his service he was awarded the Good Conduct Medal. He was a member of the Buckhall United Methodist Church in Manassas, Virginia. Kenton was also heavily involved in the Optimists Club and the Fairfax Rod and Gun Club.

Kenton leaves behind his 61-year-old loving wife, Theresa Ann Shafer; his son, Kenton Shafer II; and his grandsons Nathan Dean Shafer and Jesse Ryan Shafer.

Services for Kenton will be held at Buckhall United Methodist Church, 10251 Moore Drive, Manassas, VA 20111, Sunday October 17. A memorial service will be held from 2:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., with a memorial service starting at 3:00 p.m. All are welcome to attend the services for refreshments and fellowship.