Kathy L. Parker Schaffer, 66, Cumming, Ga., formerly of Utica, N.Y., died Sunday, June 8, 2014, following a battle with cancer.
Born in Chicago, she was the daughter of the late W. Allen and Doris Parker.
She was a graduate of Corydon Central High School, a homemaker and a licensed cosmetologist for many years. Kathy was a graduate of Corydon Central High School. Survivors include her husband of 21 years, Kevin J. Schaffer of Utica, N.Y.; a daughter, Carrie Patterson of Cumming; a son, Sean Patterson of Cumming; a stepdaughter, Eileen Schaffer of Saratoga, N.Y.; a stepson, Dustin Schaffer of Gilbert, Ariz.; two brothers, Richard Parker of Portland, Ore., and Kevin Parker of Alpharetta; a sister, Sheryll Parker of Alpharetta; and two granddaughters.
The family suggests memorial gifts to Amedisys Hospice at The Cristen Foundation, 5959 S. Sherwood Forest Blvd., Baton Rouge, LA 70816.