Deborah Ann Schiffler

January 10, 1940September 12, 2020
Obituary of Deborah Ann Schiffler
Deborah A. Schiffler, 80, of Beavercreek, Ohio, passed away peacefully on Saturday, September 12, surrounded by a loving family. The daughter of Russel and Marion Davies, Deborah was born on January 10, 1940, in Utica, NY. She graduated from Oswego State University and began a career in elementary education. In 1963, she married Richard J. Schiffler; in 1968, they moved to Dayton, OH. Deborah later received a Masters in Counseling from Wright State University and began a new career in social work. Deborah enjoyed travel, was an avid reader, a lover of art, and a lifelong student. She was a parishioner at St. Luke’s Catholic Church for over 50 years. She was active in her community with local book clubs, reading for the blind, women’s religious retreats, and much more. She is survived by her loving husband of 57 years, Richard J. Schiffler; three children, Richard Schiffler Jr. (Monica), Lisa Lucas (Samuel), and Karen Luckoski (Joseph); five grandchildren, Michael Lucas, Adam Lucas, Devon Lucas, Amy Schiffler, Nathan Schiffler; and one great-grandchild, Isabella Lucas, and brother Tink (Rosemary) Davies, Fr. Julian Davies, John (Patricia) Davies and Ted (Betsy) Davies. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10 am on Thursday, September 17, 2020 at St. Luke Catholic Church, 1440 N. Fairfield Rd., Beavercreek. Fr. Terry Schneider celebrant. Interment will follow at Valley View Memorial Gardens. The family will receive friends at the funeral home from 5 pm – 7 pm on Wednesday, September 16 at the Tobias Funeral Home – Beavercreek, 3970 Dayton-Xenia Rd. at Grange Hall Rd.

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Wednesday, September 16, 2020


Thursday, September 17, 2020

Mass of Christian Burial