Steven Schafer DeWitt Steven H. Schafer, 65, passed away February 5, 2014. He was born March 7, 1948 in Lansing, Michigan to Howard and Beverly (Reeves) Schafer. Steve served his country in the United States Navy. He was an IT Manager for the State of Michigan for 37 years before retiring. He was a member of the DeWitt Knights of Columbus; and he enjoyed fishing and boating at their cottage at Little Twin Lake. He married Jody Ann Buchel on February 14, 1992. He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife, Jody; daughter, Carrie (Neville) Williams; son, Steven (Rebecca) Schafer; 2 step-children, Sarah Faggion and Joseph Faggion; 1 grandson, Callum Schafer; 1 grandson who is on the way; and 2 brothers, Doug (Suzanne) Schafer and Jeff Schafer. Memorial Service is 6:00 PM Monday, February 10, 2014 at Tiffany Funeral Home, 3232 W. Saginaw, Lansing with Fr. Robert Irish of the Catholic Community of St. Jude officiating. The family will receive friends prior to the service from 4-6 PM at the funeral home. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be made to the Capital Area Humane Society through the funeral home. The family is being served by Tiffany Funeral Home. Friends may visit the guest book at www.tiffanyfuneralhome.com
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Tiffany Funeral Home
3232 W Saginaw St Lansing, MI 48917
Published in Lansing State Journal on Feb. 16, 2014