Mary Willa Schaeffer

SCHAEFFER, MARY WILLA, 81, passed away Wednesday, January 2, 2013.

Mary Willa was a native of Louisville, KY. She was a 1949 graduate of Mercy Academy, a 1953 graduate of Spalding University and a retired math teacher with the Jefferson County School System, where she taught for over 33 years at Male High School, Newburg and TJ Middle School. She was a member of St. Raphael Catholic Church as well as Central Cardinal Club, as she was an avid UofL fan.

She was preceded in death by her mother, Dolores Schaeffer.

She is survived by the relatives of the Connolly, Lindemeyer and Mitchell families.

Funeral Mass will be held at 11 a.m. Saturday, January 5, 2013 at St. Raphael Catholic Church, at the corner of Lancashire Avenue and Bardstown Road, with entombment to follow in Resthaven Mausoleum. Visitation will be from 3-8 p.m. Friday at Ratterman & Sons, 3800 Bardstown Road.

Memorial gifts may be made to the University of Louisville Cardinal Athletic Fund or Mass of the Air.


Funeral Home

Ratterman & Sons Funeral Home
3800 Bardstown Road Louisville, KY 40218
(502) 459-3800

Published in The Courier-Journal from Jan. 4 to Jan. 5, 2013