Deaths Death Notices
SCHAEFER, PAUL AUGUST
SCHAEFER - Paul August Born on November 12,
1928, in Buffalo, NY, passed away July 22,
2017. Paul was predeceased by his wife, Betty (Tomkies) Schaefer and June
(Hoeltke) Schaefer, as well as brother,
David Schaefer and stepsister, Virginia
(Haas) Orazi. He is survived by his children, Gary (Hollie) and Bryan (Jennifer) Schaefer and Nancy (Robert) Kyler, six grandchildren and stepbrother, Ralph Haas. Paul served in the U.S. Army, 1946-1948 in Japan, attended the University of Buffalo and worked for the Carborundum Company for 30 years. Shortly after his retirement, Paul relocated to Harbor Island, SC. He most recently settled in Peachtree City, GA to be closer to family. In earlier years Paul enjoyed ice hockey as an avid fan and youth hockey referee. Paul was a member of the ad hoc committee to bring the first municipal ice rink to Jamestown, NY, served as the Town of Ellery recreation commissioner, was a 32nd degree Mason. A private memorial service will be held.