Member

Sessions

Sessions Office Position District Party
1965 Representative Republican
1966 Representative Republican
1967 Representative Republican
1968 Representative Republican
1969 Representative 157 Republican
1970 Representative 157 Republican
Counties Chester

Biography

05/28/1925 - 10/26/2019


STAUFFER, John, a Representative from Chester County; born in Phoenixville, Chester County, Pa., May 28, 1925; graduated, Phoenixville High School; department store consultant; elected, council, Phoenixville (1959-1964: president, 1962-1964); elected as a Republican to the Pennsylvania House of Representatives for the 1965, 1967 and 1969 terms; resigned from the House, November 17, 1970; elected, Pennsylvania State Senate (1971-1988); appointed, Local Government Commission (1973-1982; chair, 1975-1976); elected, Senate Republican Leader (1985-1988); at-large member, Republican State Committee (1977-1978); died, October 26, 2019 in Lancaster, Lancaster County, Pennsylvania; interred, Greed Tree Cemetery, Oaks, Montgomery County, Pennsylvania.