Obituary for Saturday, August 2, 2014

• John Schaefer

John Schaefer

John Philip Schaefer of Kalaheo passed away on July 11, 2014 at Wilcox Memorial Hospital at age 93. Born on November 17, 1920 in Buffalo, New York, he was a WWII Veteran & retired mechanic with Pacific Machinery.

He is preceded in death by his parents, John and Bertha Schaefer; also by his brothers, Charles, Albert, and Howard; and sister, Kathrine.

He is survived by his wife of 70 years, Emi Doi Schaefer; son, Jace (Marilyn) Schaefer of Kauai; daughter, Geraldine Tom (Herbert) of Oahu; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; and numerous nieces and nephews.

A private celebration of his life will be held at Hanapepe Veterans Cemetery. No flowers.

Arrangements were handled by Garden Island Mortuary, Ltd.


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