Ingrid Shafer Memorial

Ingrid Shafer Memorial

3:00 PM Sep 06, 2014 | Alumni Chapel

Dr. Ingrid Shafer, professor emerita of philosophy and religion at the University of Science and Arts of Oklahoma, died March 5 in her son’s home in California, surrounded by family after a short illness. She was 74.

A memorial service in Shafer’s honor is scheduled for 3 p.m. on Sept. 6 in the Alumni Chapel, with a reception immediately following in the Alumni House.

The university has set up a special tribute page online where friends, students and colleagues are invited to share their memories for archival purposes. The tribute page can be found online at

In addition, a special scholarship fund has been established in her name through the USAO Foundation.