Tommie E. “Whitey” Schafer, 74, of Coopersburg, passed away Friday, May 28th at St. Luke’s Upper Bucks Campus. Born September 21, 1946, he was the son of the late Eugene and Meadow (Compton) Schafer. He was the husband of Beverly Funk, with whom he was with for 36 years, and shared 29 years of marriage.
Whitey honorably served his country in the United States Navy. He most recently worked for Royal Truck & Equipment, where he worked in quality assurance as well as driving trucks for over 20 years. In his spare time, Whitey enjoyed wood working. He also enjoyed listening to music, as well as singing.
He is survived by, wife Beverly, of Coopersburg, Son Tracey husband of Erin of Lebanon, PA, step-daughter Jamie Funk, and companion Curtis Amey. Grandson, Samuel Schafer.
You are invited to visit with Tommie’s family from 12:00-1:00 PM on Friday June 4, at the Naugle Funeral & Cremation Service, 135 W. Pumping Station Road, Quakertown, PA 18951. A time of open sharing will be held at 1:00. Burial will be held at the family’s convenience.
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