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SCHAEFER, James C. "Wacky Doo"
SCHAEFER - James C. "Wacky Doo" Died unexpectedly in Salisbury, NC, on May 18, 2015, at the age of 68, Jim is survived by his wife of 47 years, Lois Schaefer; children Kelly (John) Macadam and Jason (Kellie) Schaefer; brother Paul (Kathie) Schaefer; grandchildren Jack, Sarah and Ben; numerous cousins and life-long friends. He is predeceased by his parents Franklin and Helen Schaefer. Jim was born on January 3, 1947 in Buffalo, NY and graduated from Cleveland Hill HS in 1964. He worked as a funeral director and an accomplished sales professional. Jim was best known as "Wacky Doo the Clown" to families in WNY and North Carolina for more than 30 years. He was passionate about making people laugh and enjoying life. He was a Mason for more than 40 years and a member of the Master Mason Clowns. Funeral services will be held Saturday, May 23, 2015 at 9 AM at the PAUL A. KLOC BLOSSOM CHAPELS, INC., 4680 Clinton St. (corner Borden Rd.), West Seneca, 668-5666. Burial will follow at White Chapel Memorial Park. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Special Olympics, a favorite charity of Jim's.