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Frank J. Schaeffer Obituary
Schaeffer, Frank JFrank J. Schaffer, 82 , of Allentown, passed away Monday, May 12, 2014 in the L.V.H. Inpatient Hospice Unit, Allentown. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late Ferdinand and Theresa (Toth) Schaffer. Frank was the loving husband of Mary (Schmidt) Schaffer, celebrating 61 years of marriage in August, 2013. He served his country honorably in the Army during the Korean War. Frank was a quality control inspector for 27 years at Mack Trucks, retiring in 1990. Prior to that, he worked for PB&NE Railroad. After retirement, he was a self-employed Gemologist. Frank was a committee man at the UAW and a member of Mack Retirees. He was a member of St. Paul's R.C. Church, Allentown. Frank was an avid golfer and involved with many local leagues. Survivors: In addition to his wife, Mary; son, Frank G. of Philadelphia; daughters, Rita Stellar and husband, Robert of Allentown, Debra Fry and husband Edward of Sugar Land, TX, Donna Heidel and husband Stephen of Hillsborough, NJ.; sister, Rose of Florida; 5 grandchildren; 1 great granddaughter. Services: 2:30pm Mass of Christian Burial on Friday, May 16, 2014 in St. Paul's R.C. Church, 920 S. Second St, Allentown. A viewing for family and friends to be held 1-2:00pm Friday in the K.V.Knopp Funeral Home, Inc. 46 E. Susquehanna St., Allentown. Contributions: May be made in his name to L.V. Hospice 2166 S. 12th Street, Allentown, PA 18103 or to the Church, 18103.
Published in Morning Call on May 15, 2014
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