William “Bill” Schaefer, 68, of Amarillo, died Monday, July 30, 2012.
Services will be at 2:00 p.m., Friday, August 3, 2012, in 7th Day Adventist Church, 8400 Bell St., with Sam Miller officiating. Burial will be in Memory Gardens. Military rites by DAV Chapter 26. Arrangements are by Boxwell Brothers Funeral Directors, 2800 Paramount Blvd.
Mr. Schaefer was born Nov. 12, 1943, to Frank and Florence Schaefer. He married Doranna Pruett on July 13, 1973 in Pueblo, Colorado. He was very involved with the 7th Day Adventist in Lamar, Colorado; and loved to ride Harleys.
He was preceded in death by his parents; a sister Tonya Schaefer; and a granddaughter.
Survivors include his wife, Doranna Schaefer of Amarillo; three sons, Troy Schaefer “Heidi” of Oklahoma City, Doug Schaefer “Woody” of San Diego, and Rolla Fisher of Amarillo; a daughter, Vicky Hunter “J.R.” of Garden City, Kansas; two sisters, Pauline Hayes “Harry” of Hughesville, Missouri and Javon Hodkins “Bud” of Letton Missouri; 12 grandchildren; and 7 great-grandchildren.
The family suggests memorials be to Interim Hospice, 1901 Medi Park Drive Amarillo, TX 79106.