Ruth M. Schafer
(May 1, 1921 - December 19, 1998)

Oneida Daily Dispatch 
Monday, Dec. 21, 1998 
 
Ruth M. Schafer 
 
  Ruth M. Schafer, 77, formerly of 5615 Main St., Durhamville and Richland, 
died Saturday evening, Dec.19, 1998, in the Masonic Home, Utica, following a
lengthy illness. 
  She was born on May 1, 1921, in Oneida, the daughter of Leonard and Gladys 
Adle Zabele. 
  She was a resident of this area for many years and was a graduate of Oneida
High School. 
  She married Clyde Edward Schafer Sr. on Oct.10, 1940 in Oneida. Mr. Schafer
died on Oct. 15,1985. 
  Mrs. Schafer was employed with the Oneida Ltd. and the former Jack's Tasty 
Snack Coporation. She was of the Methodist faith. 
  Surviving is one son and daughter-in-law,Clyde E. "Bud" and Roseann Schafer
of Elk Grove, Calif.; one daughter and son-in, Marcia and  Walter Morgan of 
Durhamville; one sister, Mrs.John (Betty) Wimmer of Durhamville; six grand-
children, Randy Templar, Robert Templar, Laurie O'Herien, Shelly Malagese, 
Scott Schafer and Arturo Zarate; 10 great grandchildren and several nieces 
and nephews. 

Date: Sunday, November 14, 1999 09:42 AM

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