1948 ~ Alexander “Al” Schafer ~ 2020

Posted: July 24th, 2020

Alexander ‘Al’ Schafer passed away suddenly on July 21st, 2020. He leaves to cherish his memory his sisters, Marj Schafer and Loretta Schafer and their families, as well as nephews, Derrick Schafer and Logan Riddell. He was predeceased by his parents, William and Rosie; brother, Joe Schafer; and nephew, Dustin Riddell. Al was raised and educated in the Schuler area and was employed as a mechanic for a few years prior to his accident. He also helped his father farm. At the age of 26 years, he moved to Medicine Hat and eventually started Paals Accessibilities. He loved to play the accordion and he enjoyed his family and friends. A Celebration of Al’s life will take place on Tuesday, July 28th, 2020 at SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL, 1 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, AB with Gary W. Goran officiating. Due to current Covid-19 restrictions, attendance is limited to 100 people including funeral staff and clergy. Those wishing to do so may watch the service via live webcast by logging into Al’s obituary located at www.saamis.com. Funeral arrangements will be announced when completed by

SAAMIS MEMORIAL FUNERAL CHAPEL CREMATORIUM & RECEPTION CENTRE, “The Chapel in the Park” #1 Dunmore Road SE, Medicine Hat, AB T1A 1Z5 (403)528-2599 www.saamis.com inquiry@saamis.com Locally owned and directed CGR Holdings Ltd.

7 Condolences for “1948 ~ Alexander “Al” Schafer ~ 2020”

  1. Mellanie Thauberger says:

    I’m deeply sorry for the loss of Al…he was a great guy/customer of ours at Crestwood Pharmacy. He will definitely be missed.

  2. Freda Bertelsen says:

    Dear Marj and family: We are so sorry to hear about Alex, I was talking to him at the Farmers market on Saturday, had a good visit. We will miss him dearly, he was so nice. Fly with the Angels dear Alex, be happy in your new home xoxoxo.

  3. Carol Kopec-Materi says:

    Dear Marj and Loretta. My deepest sympathy goes out to you. Alex is with God and his family. Love you.🙏😇❤❤

  4. Bonnie Soanes says:

    We will miss Al’s smile and stories as he toured around Tower Estates – he always had time for our kids.

  5. Tracy Anhelher/Doug Western says:

    I am greatly sorry for your loss Al Was A great friend and will be dearly missed by all

  6. Carol Schiebelbein says:

    Dear Marj and Loretta sending our deepest condolences ..fly with the angels dear cousin .
    Love Maggie Bechal and Family.

  7. David Jesske says:

    Marj our deepest sympathy to you and your family
    David & Jacquie Jesske

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