How did Lisa Schaffner Die – Lisa Schaffner, the high-energy, exceptionally amicable previous neighborhood TV anchorperson who later went through over 10 years as the head of promoting and advertising for the United Network for Organ Sharing and as a local area advocate, has passed on. She was 59.
Ms. Schaffner died Thursday. She had been healthy, said a companion who visited her over the course of the end of the week.
The family said her reason for death stays obscure.
She regularly did that emceeing position with a companion, broadcast veteran Bill Bevins, who met her at a party promptly after her appearance in Richmond in 1986 to fill in as a correspondent at what was then known as WXEX-TV and is currently WRIC-Channel 8.
However, he did, and they cooperated at handfuls all the more such occasions throughout the long term.
In a similar story, Carl Archacki, a senior record chief at the station, recollected Ms. Schaffner as one of the primary reporters in the market to band together with charities to help them bring issues to light and cash.
In the fall of 2008, Ms. Schaffner joined UNOS, which matches lifesaving organs from enlisted benefactors to patients on a public holding up list.
Ms. Schaffner left UNOS this previous spring as she arranged to wed Tyrone Ashman on May 15 and set out upon another section in her life. She likewise accepted a position at Chesterfield County-based Cranemasters Inc., as VP of showcasing, business improvement and deals.