Daniel F. Schaefer

Wednesday, July 21, 2021

Daniel F. Schaefer, 62, of Shell Knob, passed away Saturday, July 10, 2021, at his home.

He was born Sept. 14, 1958, in St. Louis, the son of Frank and Christine (Pruitt) Schaefer. On June 20, 1991, in Menominee, Mich., he was united in marriage to Lucy Nemetz, who survives.

Additional survivors include: two brothers, John Schaefer of Shell Knob, and David Schaefer of St. Louis, four brothers-in-law and their wives, one sister-in-law.

Preceding him in death were his parents, his stepdad, Richard Easton and one brother-in-law, Charles Nemetz.

He grew up in the St. Louis area. After graduating high school he took some college courses. After moving to Shell Knob, he started his excavation business and later added septic inspections until cancer forced his retirement.

A memorial visitation to celebrate his life will be held from 10 a.m. until 12 p.m. Saturday, July 24, at Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob with a prayer service to follow. Chaplain Robert Mattingly will conduct the services.

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Shell Knob, Missouri