Funeral and cremation

Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel


How may we help you?

Each of us has a unique way to make the world smile. At Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel in Payette, Idaho, we specialize in creating personalized tributes that bring out the best qualities of those we honor.





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Our Difference

We want you to feel confident planning a funeral for yourself or a loved one. Here are some of the unique benefits we offer to help relieve your family of emotional and financial burdens.

  • National plan transferability

  • Personal Planning Guide

  • Free online obituary

  • Price protection

  • Experts in honoring veterans

  • Away from home protection

  • Celebration of life

  • Compassion help line

  • 100% Dignity Service Guarantee

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Tell your story

Inspire us with a story. Tell us about a lifelong passion, a favorite genre of music or a trademark style, and we will work to weave personality into the tribute of a lifetime.

Imagine one last tailgate party for the sports fan who lived for the intensity of athletics in the company of fellow alumni. Envision a western-themed memorial for the rancher who would have wanted her guests in comfortable dress. Whatever your wish, our talented team of licensed funeral directors will do their professional best to take care of nearly any detail.

Accommodating funeral home

Whether you host a giant gathering of friends before the service or retreat to the company of close family afterward, our flexible reception space adapts to your needs. Let us take care of catering, featuring selections from our extensive menu or your own recipes, prepared and served by our team so you can focus on your guests.

Guests of all religious traditions will feel welcome in our chapel. Religious services remain a classic choice, as do military funerals with honors. Cremation with optional burial of cremated remains marks an additional option to those who prefer an alternative.

Here for you

Front exterior building at Shaffer-Jensen Memory ChapelWe stand ready, day or night, to guide you through the range of funeral services we offer. At Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel, we create personalized memorial tributes to be treasured by all who attend. Please contact us if we may provide additional information regarding burial services in Payette, or if you would simply like a tour of our chapel.


Edith and Glenn Landon founded Landon Funeral Home in 1915, establishing a range of funeral services in Payette, Idaho. Upon Edith’s passing in 1946, Gifford and Roberta Shaffer took control, changing the name to Shaffer Funeral Home. In 1968, Keith and Marianne Jensen assumed control of operations, creating the Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel.

Additional locations

The Jensens opened a location in Fruitland in 1972 to better serve families across the Treasure Valley region, providing convenient funeral services to Fort Wilson, Parma and Ingard. Today, our third location in New Plymouth serves families from Sand Hollow to Hamilton Corner and beyond.

Benefits for you

Shaffer-Jensen Memory Chapel is a part of the Dignity Memorial® network When you choose us as your provider, you receive the compassionate care you expect from a locally operated establishment and the benefits and value you deserve from the largest network of funeral, cremation and cemetery service providers.

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