Robert W. "Brick" Schaeffer Robert W. "Brick" Schaeffer

Robert W. “Brick” Schaeffer 94, of Allentown, passed away May 15, 2016. He was the husband of Joyce L. “Jinx” (Williams) Schaeffer. They were married for 68 years in 2016. He was an Army Veteran of WWII and he retired in 1981 from the U.S. Army National Guard as a Master Sergeant after 31 years of service to his country. He was awarded the Good Conduct Medal, the European African Middle Eastern Service Medal with Six Bronze Stars. He was a printing pressman at the former Commercial Printing Co., later known as Hughes Printing from 1968 until 1984. Born in Allentown, he was the son of the late William and Frances (Gragober) Schaeffer. He was a member of VFW Post # 12099, meeting at the National Guard Armory in Allentown.

Survivors: Wife, Daughters: Donna L. Schaeffer and Nancy L. wife of Neil Ashman both of Allentown and 2 Grandsons. He was preceded in death by 1 Brother and 4 Sisters.

Graveside service will be held on Thursday, at 11 A.M. in Grandview Cemetery, 2735 Walbert Ave. Allentown.

In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made in his memory to the American Heart Association, Lehigh Valley Division, 968 Postal Road Suite 110, Allentown, PA 18109.

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