Ronald L. Shaffer, age 81, of Tulsa, Oklahoma passed away April 5, 2018.
Mr. Shaffer was born July 16, 1936 in Henryetta, Oklahoma. Ronald received
his law degree from the University of Tulsa. He was a district judge.
Ronald worked for the Tulsa County Courthouse spanned for 50 years from
1957 to 2007. Ronald started in the Court Clerk’s office, then the
District Attorney’s office for 17 years, 12 of those years he was
Chief Prosecutor. And Judge from 1981 to 2007. Ronald is preceded in death
by his parents: Walter and Vella Shaffer; first wife: Linda and son: Ricky.
Survivors include his wife: Teri; two daughters; five grandchildren and
four great-grandchildren. He was especially close to family that he and
Teri shared the last 27 years, Gary and Carol Cowan, Tami and Kevin Smith,
Brandi and Shelby Cowan, Angie and Grand Weese, Destiny Arroyo, Malik
White, Nickle and Victoria Shaffer, Kye and Taylor Tannehill. The family
asks that donations be made to Union Special Olympics, 619 South Fir Ct.
Broken Arrow, Oklahoma 74012 or Ronald McDonald House 6102 South Houston,
Tulsa Oklahoma 74136. Services for Ronald have already been held.