Aug. 7, 1924-July 2, 2013
SLAYTON - Services for Harold Joseph Schafer, 88, of Slayton will be at 10 a.m. Friday at St. Ann's Church in Slayton. Visitation will be from 4-7 p.m., with a KC rosary at 6:45 p.m. and a prayer service at 7 p.m., today at St. Ann's Church in Slayton Visitation will also be one hour prior to the services at the church on Friday. Burial is at Lake Sarah Baptist Cemetery rural Slayton. Totzke Funeral Home of Slayton is entrusted with arrangements.
He died Tuesday, July 2, 2013, at the Golden Living Center-Slayton.
He was born Aug. 7, 1924, on a farm in Nobles County, to William and Margaret (Vanderbergh) Schafer.
Survivors include his wife, Bernice of Slayton; children, Douglas of Worthington, Shelley Sweetman of Currie and Sue Peters of Apple Valley; six grandchildren; seven great-grandchildren; and sister, Arleen Blair of Sacramento, Calif.