SSG (Ret.) Bartlin Herman
June 15, 1928-
September 4, 2013
Columbus, Georgia- SSG (Ret.) Bartlin Herman Schaer, 85, of Columbus, Georgia died Wednesday September 4, 2013 in Columbus.
Graveside funeral services with military honors will be held 2:00 p.m. Monday September 9, 2013 at Ft. Mitchell National Cemetery, Ft. Mitchell, Alabama according to Striffler-Hamby Mortuary, 4071 Macon Road, Columbus, Georgia.
Mr. Schaer was born June 15, 1928 in Freiburg, Germany son of the late Otto Schaer and Anna Pfeifer Schaer. He was a retired U.S. Army
veteran who served during the Korean Conflict
and 2 combat tours in Vietnam. He was also a veteran of WWII
. He retired as a airport policeman with 16 years of service. He was a member of the D.A.V. #56. Mr. Schaer was Catholic.
Survivors include his wife, Katharina Schaer, his son, Ronald O. Schaer and his wife Sybil of Ft. Worth, Texas, his daughter, Barbara A. Hain and her husband Dan of Ft. Benning, Georgia, two grandchildren, Kristine Hain and Tyler Joy Hain.
In lieu of flowers, contributions can be made to the Wounded Warriors Project or the