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Charles F. "Chuck" Schaefer

March 21, 1943 ~ March 17, 2023 (age 79) 79 Years Old
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Chuck Schaefer, 79, passed away on March 17, 2023.  He was born March 21, 1943 in Wilmar, California to the late Frank and Beulah Schaefer. 

After retirement from his 30-year career in the U.S. Navy, Chuck and his wife Liz settled in Ohio.

Besides his parents, Chuck was preceded in death by his brother, Michael Schaefer and sister, Penny Ison.  He is survived by his wife, Elizabeth “Liz” Schaefer; daughter, Cindy (Derek) Stine; son, Raymond (Suzanne) Schaefer; step-son, James Gelet; granddaughters, Ashley (Reid) Mahne and Jordan Schaefer; step-grandson, Robert Stine; 2 great-granddaughters; sister, Sondra (Jon) Low; as well as many nieces, nephews, and friends

A gathering of family and friends will be held from 4 to 6 P.M. TODAY, Thursday, March 23, 2023, at Schermesser Funeral Home, 600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road, Akron, Ohio 44319. Interment will take place at Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery at 11 A.M. on Friday, March 24, 2023. Please arrive at the funeral home at 10 A.M. to follow to the cemetery.  To leave a special message for the family, visit our website at www.schermesserfh.com.

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March 23, 2023

4:00 PM to 6:00 PM
Schermesser Funeral Home
600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road
Akron, OH 44319

Celebration of Life
March 23, 2023

6:00 PM
Schermesser Funeral Home
600 E. Turkeyfoot Lake Road
Akron, OH 44319

March 24, 2023

11:00 AM
Ohio Western Reserve National Cemetery
10175 Rawiga Rd
Rittman, Ohio 44270

Please note
Please meet at Schermesser Funeral Home at 10:00 A.M. on Friday, March 24, 2023, to line up for the procession to the cemetery. There will not be a service here at the funeral home on Friday.

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