|Birth: ||May 10, 1955|
|Death: ||May 6, 2011|
LOWELL A. SCHAEFER, 55, passed away on Friday, May 6, 2011, at Regency Place.
He graduated from Concordia Lutheran High School in 1973, attended IPFW, and moved to Boulder, Colo. in 1976, where he worked as a computer programer for May D & F Department Stores, in Denver. He retired due to ill health and returned to Fort Wayne in 2010. Since that time, he worked as a courier for Fort Wayne Newspapers. An avid sports fan, he enjoyed outdoor activities in Colorado, reading, and watching his nieces and nephews in athletic events.
He was baptized and confirmed at Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran Church, attended City On the Hill Church in Boulder, and had attended Broadway Christian Church since returning to Fort Wayne.
Surviving are his son, Evan Michael Schaefer of Boulder; sisters, Linda (Dennis) Schaefer and Leona Schaefer, both of Fort Wayne; brothers, Leroy (Cheryl) Schaefer and Loren (Lisa) Schaefer, both of Fort Wayne, and Larry (Kim) Schaefer of Leo; and several nieces and nephews.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Marvin F. and Mildred (Gerbers) Schaefer.
Service is 1 p.m. Tuesday at Suburban Bethlehem Lutheran Church, 6318 W. California Road, with calling one hour prior. Pastor William E. Mueller officiating. Calling also from 4 to 8 p.m. Monday at Sheets & Childs Funeral Home, Churubusco. Burial in the church cemetery. Memorials to Cancer Services of Northeast Indiana, or City On The Hill Church, 7483 Arpahoe Road, Boulder, CO 80303. Online condolences at www.sheetsandchilds.net News-Sentinel, The (Fort Wayne, IN) - May 9, 2011
Marvin F Schaefer (1924 - 1994)
Mildred Gerbers Schaefer (1926 - 1998)
Bethlehem Lutheran Church Cemetery
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