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Kenneth W. Schaefer

October 13, 1942 ~ April 24, 2022 (age 79)

Obituary

Kenneth W. Schaefer, 79, of Sayville, LI, died on Sunday, April 24, 2022.  A lifelong resident of Long Island, Ken grew up in Islip Terrace and graduated from East Islip High School.  He went on to earn his Bachelor’s Degree at Dowling College and his Master’s Degree at Adelphi University.  Mr. Schaefer taught elementary school in Sayville School District for more than thirty years.  He was also a longtime volunteer with the Railroad Museum of Long Island and a member of the American Legion.

Mr. Schaefer is survived by his wife, Lynn (nee Brown), his four children, Nancy Wright and her husband Bill of Pennsylvania, Paul of Florida, Meghan of Bellport and Todd and his wife Susan of Maryland.  He has five grandchildren, Ben (Rosario), Ethan, Alex, Katie and Emily, as well as five siblings, June Tillotson, and Walter, Richard, William and Max Schaefer.

In lieu of flowers, contributions made in Mr. Schaefer’s memory to either, St. Jude’s Childrens’ Research Hospital, 501 St. Jude Place, Memphis, TN 38105 or Disabled American Veterans, 79 Middleville Road, Northport, NY 11768, are appreciated.

 

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Services

Visitation
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

2:00 PM to 4:00 PM
Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Homes
245 Main Street
West Sayville, NY 11796

Visitation
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

6:00 PM to 8:30 PM
Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Homes
245 Main Street
West Sayville, NY 11796

Chapel Service
Wednesday
April 27, 2022

7:30 PM
Raynor & D'Andrea Funeral Homes
245 Main Street
West Sayville, NY 11796

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