Obituary: Richard Henry Schaefer
Wilmette Life (Wilmette, Illinois), 17 Dec 2009, B30

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Richard H. Schaefer, 79, of Longboat Key, formerly of Wilmette, passed away on December 5, 2009. Richard was born July 24, 1930 in Sandusky, OH to Anthony and Ethel Gertrude Schaefer, both deceased. He is survived by his wife of 57 years, Gerda (nee Norling-Christensen); five children, Christi (Charles) Hartigan, Leigh Ann (Charles) Devine, Richard, Jr. (Ruth), Rohn (Susan), and Jeffrey (Diane). He is also survived by his 10 grandchildren, Kari Devine, Kelli Raines, Krystina Schaefer, Megan Hartigan, Richard Schaefer III, Gigi Schaefer, Cassidy Schaefer, Dylan Schaefer, Michael Schaefer and Katie Schaefer, and one great-grandson, Devin Andre Raines. Richard is also survived by his brother, Raymond, of Sandusky and Marco Island. A sister, Bernita and brother, Owen, predeceased him.

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Obituary: Richard Henry Schaefer

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