Richard E. Schaefer

Died: Monday, August 18, 2003

Age: 73

Mr. Schaefer died at Bethesda Southgate.

Born in St. Louis, Mr. Schaefer resided in St. Louis. He was a 50-year member of Carpenters Local No. 5.

Survivors include his wife, Concordia S. Schaefer (nee Buescher); daughter and son-in-law, Virginia and Freeman Borcherding; son and daughter-in-law, Robert and Michaeleen Schaefer; sisters and brothers-in-law, Ida Mae and George Baldwin, Norma and Jim Hendricks and Betty and Ken Ragsdale; three grandchildren; and two great-grandchildren. Mr. Schaefer was preceded in death by his sister, Billie Rose Schaefer.

Services were at St. Paul’s United Church of Christ. Visitation was at John L. Ziegenhein and Sons, south county. Burial was in Park Lawn Cemetery.