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Clara Rose Schacher
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Birth: Aug. 20, 1903
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Apr. 22, 2009
Saint Edward
Boone County
Nebraska, USA

Daughter of John & Bertha (Ernst) Schweizer.
She attended school in Duncan until the ninth grade when she was needed at home to help with farming. On January 12, 1927, Clara married Rudolph Schacher. They lived and farmed in the Monroe area until moving into Monroe in 1971. Clara's responsibilities as a farmer's wife were numerous, especially without the conveniences of electricity, which came in 1950, and modern plumbing.

Clara was a Sunday School teacher at the Okay Church until they moved closer to Monroe where they joined the Monroe Methodist Church in 1928. She enjoyed sewing, reading, crocheting, and baking and giving away her made from scratch angel food cake. Politics was a special interest of hers, she regularly wrote her Congressman about current issues. Clara was a member of the Okay Ladies Aid and the Friendly Neighbors Extension Club.

Clara is survived by:
Son: Duane Schacher of Monroe, NE
Sister: Alma Hansen of St. Edward, NE
Brother: Walter Schweizer of St. Edward, NE
Granddaughter: Ann Battles of Santa Barbara, CA
Grandson: Alan (Troie) Battles of Draper, UT
Great Grandchildren: Eric, Ashley, and Parker

Clara was preceded in death by:
Husband: Rudy Schacher
Daughter: Deloris Battles
Sisters: Martha Enzminger
Minnie Rieder
Edna Weiss
Brother: Werner Schweizer
Family links: 
  John Schweizer (1870 - 1948)
  Bertha Schweizer (1872 - 1910)
  Rudolph A. Schacher (1906 - 1991)*
  Martha M. Schweizer Enzminger (1900 - 1971)*
  Clara Rose Schacher (1903 - 2009)
  Alma Francis Schweizer Hansen (1913 - 2011)**
  Walter Alfred Schweizer (1915 - 2009)**
*Calculated relationship
Roselawn Memorial Park
Platte County
Nebraska, USA
Created by: Don
Record added: Apr 24, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 36300176
Clara Rose Schacher
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Clara Rose Schacher
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 Added: Jan. 9, 2013

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