Larry Shafer

 

 

Age: 67

 

Summary: longtime public servant and civic leader in Ravenna, Ohio who was among one of several Ohio National Guardsmen acquitted from federal civil rights violations over the deadly Kent State University shootings that killed four students and injured nine others at the scene of anti-Vietnam War protests on May 4, 1970.

 

 

Cause of Death: Complications from surgery

 

Born: December 15, 1945

 

Died: May 3, 2013

 

Location: Ravenna, Ohio