PeeWee Schaefer

Sunday, April 15, 2012

Richard Lee "PeeWee" Schaefer, 61, of Cape Girardeau passed away Thursday, April 12, 2012, at Crowley Ridge Care Center in Dexter, Mo.

He was born June 16, 1950, in Cape Girardeau, son of the late Red and Thelma Schaefer.

Schaefer lived in the Cape Girardeau area most of his life. He was a member of Eagles Aerie in Cape Girardeau.

Survivors include two sons, Billy and Johnny Schaefer of Dexter; four grandchildren, Hunter MacRay Trudeau, Kaylee Schaefer, Hanna Schaefer, Sheldon "PeeWee" Schaefer; a great-granddaughter, Ember Trudeau; other family members and friends.

A private memorial service will be held at a later date.

Watkins and Sons Funeral Service of Dexter is in charge of arrangements.

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