Vernagene J. Schafer

  • Born: July 16, 1927
  • Died: June 26, 2018
  • Location: Southgate, Michigan

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Schafer, Vernagene J. Age 90; of Southgate. Passed away surrounded by family June 26, 2018. Beloved wife of 60 years to the late Clarence "Ken". Loving mother of Robert and Lori (Tony) McAdam. Proud Grandma of Melissa. Dearest sister of the late Una (the late Emory) Mulholland, the late Clyde (Clema) Kruger, Irene (the late LeRoy) Jedele, the late Norman Kruger and the late Roy (Shirley) Kruger. Preceded in death by her parents Charles and Loretta (nee: Block) Kruger. Vernagene retired from Security Bank, was an active member of St. Paul United Church of Chirst and was active with the Schafer High School Band. Funeral service was on Saturday June 30, 2018 at St. Paul United Church of Christ. Interment Michigan Memorial Park Cemetery. Memorial contributions may be made to St. Paul United Church of Christ.
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May she rest in peace, our dear Vernagene was such a dear friend of the salon... she had such a great sense of humor and will be missed by all.
We Love you Vernagene.

Posted by Joanne / Lil , Salon otremba - Grosse Ile, MI - Friend   June 29, 2018

Although I never had the pleasure of meeting Jean personally, I do know Melissa and how sensitive, loving, creative and caring she is. I know Jean had to possess these traits as they are so prevalent within Melissa. Jean's spirit and these traits will continue to live on through her.

Posted by Scott McGlone - Plymouth, MI   June 29, 2018

Thinking of all of you and sending prayers. Aunt Jean was a special lady! She always had a smile and leaves many great memories.
Karen & Rob

Posted by Karen Mills    June 27, 2018

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