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John Schaefer Obituary

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It is always difficult saying goodbye to someone we love and cherish. Family and friends must say goodbye to their beloved John Schaefer of Sandusky, Ohio, who passed away at the age of 99, on June 8, 2021. You can send your sympathy in the guestbook provided and share it with the family. You may also light a candle in honor of John Schaefer.

He was predeceased by : his parents, William Anthony and Axelene Schafer, Sr. (White); his wife Esther M. "Pat" Schaefer RN (Haubert); his children, Cindy Lou Schaefer, Christine Marie Vodicka (Schaefer), Joseph P. Schaefer (ChFC) and Reid R.; and his siblings, Mary Jean Schaefer-Jordan (Ray), William A. Schaefer, Jr. (Gladys) and Robert W. Schaefer (JoAnne).

He is survived by : his children, John Gary Schaefer (Deborah), ChFC PhD, Paul J. Schaefer (Charmaine), Dr. Peter L. Schaefer D. D. S. and Thomas G. Schaefer (LaDonna); his grandchildren, Tamara K. Schaefer-McPeek (Todd), Jennifer L. Schaefer-Pribanic (Adam), Neal Schaefer (Lydia), Jessica Schaefer-Duncan (Alex), John R. Schaefer (Angela), Patricia Schaefer-Melton (Tim), Crystal Schaefer, Cory Schaefer, Nathan Schaefer, Natalie Schaefer-McVicker (Nate), Nina Schaefer, Carson Schaefer, Paige Schaefer and Carter Schaefer; his great grandchildren, Toddy, Taylor McPeek, Thea Schaefer, Willow Schaefer, Ivy Duncan, Dean Duncan, Abigail Pribanic-Geiselhart (Eric), Jacob Pribanic, Esme McVicker, Kendal and Myles Melton; and his sister Kathleen Wiesler (late Paul). He is also survived by his nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held on Wednesday, June 16th 2021 from 4:00 PM to 6:00 PM at the David F. Koch Funeral & Cremation Services (520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870). A mass of christian burial will be held on Thursday, June 17th 2021 at 10:30 AM at the St. Peter Catholic Church (430 Main St, Huron, OH 44839).

The family suggests that memorial contributions be made in his memory to Back to the Wild, P. O. Box 423, Castalia, OH 44824.

Funeral arrangement under the care of
David F. Koch Funeral Home



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Wed

June 16

Visitation

4:00 PM - 6:00 PM

David F. Koch Funeral & Cremation Services
520 Columbus Avenue, Sandusky, OH 44870

Thu

June 17

Mass of Christian Burial

10:30 AM

St. Peter Catholic Church
430 Main St, Huron, OH 44839

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