Doris Backensto

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2/8/2015 12:00:00

2/8/2015 12:00:00

Doris Backensto, age 99, resident of Plymouth, Ohio passed away Saturday, February 7, 2015 at The Willows at Willard, Ohio. She was born February 3, 1916 in Plymouth, Ohio to the late Ernie and Helen Davis and had been a Plymouth resident all of her life. A graduate of Plymouth High School, Mrs. Backensto was a retired Laundry Supervisor at the Shelby Hospital.
She is survived by two sons, Kenneth Shaffer of Shiloh, Dean (Elisabeth) Shaffer of Shelby; several grandchildren, great grandchildren, and great great grandchildren; brother, Michael (Janice) Davis of Shelby; nieces and nephews; and a daughter-in-law, Carol Shaffer of Norwalk.
In addition to her parents, she is preceded in death by her first husband, Emerson John Shaffer; second husband, James Backensto; two sons, Richard and Larry Shaffer; two sisters, Wanda Lynch and Donna Porter, four brothers, Donald, Omer, Ernie, and Edward Davis.
There will be a private funeral service at the Secor Funeral Home in Plymouth, Ohio with burial at Mt. Hope Cemetery in Shiloh. Online condolences may be made to the family at