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James (Jim) David Schaeffer

January 11, 1955 October 9, 2018
James (Jim) David Schaeffer
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James (Jim) David Schaeffer, 63 of Midland, passed away Tuesday evening, October 9, 2018 surrounded by his family. He was born January 11, 1955 in Saginaw, son of Marjorie (McMullen) & Joseph Schaeffer. Jim attended St. Mary’s High School in Saginaw and continued his education at Northern Michigan University, receiving a bachelor’s degree. He worked as a Medical Technologist at Covenant Healthcare for over 30 years. Jim married Holly (Brunner) on February 13, 1982 at Peace Lutheran Church in Saginaw. Jim enjoyed being with his family and friends (of which he had many), visiting the Great Lakes, muscle cars, photography, music, and watching (yelling at) the Detroit Tigers and Red Wings.

In addition to his wife Holly, Jim is survived by his son, David (Lauren) Schaeffer; his daughter, Janelle (Andy Durkacs) Schaeffer; brothers, Wayne (Cathy) Schaeffer, Joseph (Carolynn) Schaeffer; sister, Patti Schaeffer and many nieces, nephews and friends.

Funeral services will take place at 3 p.m. Saturday, October 13, 2018, from the Ware-Smith-Woolever Funeral Home, 1200 W. Wheeler Street. Jim’s family will receive friends and family at the funeral home on Saturday from 1 p.m. until the time of service. Those planning an expression of sympathy are asked to consider National Public Radio (NPR; Delta or CMU stations) or The HealthWell Foundation (provides assistance in healthcare costs for cancer patients).


Previous Events

Visitation

Saturday

13

Oct

1:00 PM 10/13/2018 1:00:00 PM - 3:00 PM 10/13/2018 3:00:00 PM
Ware-Smith-Woolever Midland Chapel

1200 West Wheeler Street
Midland, MI 48640

Ware-Smith-Woolever Midland Chapel
1200 West Wheeler Street Midland 48640 MI
United States

Service

Saturday

13

Oct

3:00 PM 10/13/2018 3:00:00 PM
Ware-Smith-Woolever Midland Chapel

1200 West Wheeler Street
Midland, MI 48640

Ware-Smith-Woolever Midland Chapel
1200 West Wheeler Street Midland 48640 MI
United States

Memorial Contribution

The HealthWell Foundation

National Public Radio (NPR; Delta or CMU stations)

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