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Benjamin F. Schaaf, Jr
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Birth: Mar. 21, 1884
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Death: Sep. 9, 1945
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA

Benjamin and Mary were married on June 19, 1907 in Revere, Pennsylvania by the Rev. H. Diehl of Kintnerville, Pennsylvania. They honeymooned in the West.

Benjamin and Mary had 3 children: Raymond H., Catharine Louise, and Benjamin C. Schaaf.

Benjamin was an Locomotive Engineer.

The following obituary for Benjamin was published in the Trenton Evening Times on September 10, 1945.


Benjamin F. Schaaf, husband of the late Mrs. Mary Trouts Schaaf, died yesterday at his home, 632 Brunswick Avenue, following a brief illness.

He is survived by a daughter, Mrs. Edward Andrews of Trenton; two sons, Chief Petty Officer Raymond H. Schaaf of the coast guard and Sergeant Benjamin F. Schaaf Jr. on the high seas with the army; a brother, Raymond Schaaf of Milford; three sisters, Miss Clara Schaaf of Washington D. C., Mrs. Harry Fasks of Trenton and Mrs. Jack C. Gariott, Bakersfield, Ca., and two grandchildren.

Schaaf had been a freight engineer with the Pennsylvania Railroad Company. He held membership in the Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen and the Pennsylvania Railroad Relief.

The funeral will be held from the Poulson and Van Hise Home for Services, 408 Bellevue Avenue, Wednesday afternoon at 2 o'clock. Services will be conducted by the Rev. Elmer Walker, pastor of Ewing Presbyterian Church. Friends may call tomorrow evening.

Family links: 
  Benjamin F. Schaaf (1860 - 1934)
  Elizabeth F. Kennedy Schaaf (1865 - 1934)
  Mary Trouts Schaaf (1884 - 1920)*
  Raymond H Schaaf (1908 - 1984)*
  Louise Schaaf Andrews (1911 - 1999)*
  Benjamin C Schaaf (1915 - 1997)*
  Benjamin F. Schaaf (1884 - 1945)
  Clara C Schaaf (1887 - 1980)*
  Marie M. Schaaf Faske (1889 - 1966)*
  Raymond Charles Schaaf (1891 - 1970)*
*Calculated relationship
Greenwood Cemetery
Mercer County
New Jersey, USA
Plot: Section B in the Northeast Division
Created by: Sharri Bodnar
Record added: May 27, 2009
Find A Grave Memorial# 37567655
Benjamin F. Schaaf, Jr
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Benjamin F. Schaaf, Jr
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Benjamin F. Schaaf, Jr
Added by: Sharri Bodnar
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- Craig H. Trout
 Added: May. 28, 2010
Rest in Peace Benjamin.
- Sharri Bodnar
 Added: May. 27, 2009

- Keith Wiese
 Added: May. 27, 2009

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