Jeffrey Shaner

Obituary of Jeffrey Leh Shaner

Jeffrey Leh Shaner, 81, of Pottstown, PA, passed away on January 3, 2023, at Pottstown Hospital. He was the husband of Marlene Kay (Ziegler) Shaner, with whom he shared 62 years of marriage.


Born in East Greenville, PA, on December 6, 1941, Jeffrey was the son of the late Richard and Erma (Leh) Shaner.


Jeff graduated from Pottstown High School in 1959, and worked as a printer for the Pottstown Mercury for 44 years. In his spare time, he loved spending time outdoors doing activities like trout fishing and rifle and archery hunting. Most of all, Jeff enjoyed the moments he shared with his family. 


In addition to Marlene, Jeff is lovingly remembered by his daughters and sons-in-law, Lori and Charles Sabuacak and Melissa and Tim Hughes; his grandchildren, Andrew (& Ashley), Dalton, and Payton; and his great-grandchild; Lennon. In addition to his parents, he was predeceased by his grandson, Adam Sabuacak. 


Services will be private and held at the convenience of the family. Houck & Gofus Funeral Home & Cremation Services, Inc., 955 N. Charlotte St., Pottstown, PA 19464, will be handling the arrangements. Online condolences may be made to the family at