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Peter Schumacher

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Peter Schumacher Obituary

Peter J.

Peter J. Schumacher, 77, of Toledo, OH died April 6, 2014. He was born August 27, 1936, to the late Josef and Emma Schumacher in Zurich, Switzerland.

Peter received a Bachelors Degree of Industrial

Management from UT. He married Donella in 1964, and they lived together in Toledo. Peter worked 33 years for Dana Corp., retiring in 1994. Peter was a member of the VFW, the American Legion, and The Toledo Men's Swiss Society. He was a 33rd degree Mason and belonged to the Ft. Industry Lodge of the Shriners and a member of Good Shepard Lutheran Church.

Peter is survived by his wife of 50 years, Donella; two

children, Peter Schumacher Jr. (partner, Marjorie Miller) of Mesa, AZ and Michael Schumacher (wife, Mary Jo) of Oklahoma City, OK;

two sisters, Ursula Kaiser-Schumacher of Switzerland and Elisabeth Luginbuhl-Schumacher of Switzerland and two grandchildren, Samantha and Sabrina.

The family will receive guests on Wednesday, April 9, 2014, from 3-8 p.m. at

Newcomer Funeral Home (419-473-0300). Masonic Services will be performed by the Toledo Ft. Industry #144 Lodge at 7 p.m. in the funeral home followed by military services.

In lieu of flowers, the family is requesting that memorial contributions be made to Shriners Hospitals for

Children - Cincinnati, 3229 Burnet Ave., Cincinnati, OH 45229.

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Published in Toledo Blade on Apr. 8, 2014
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