Roger D. Schaefer

February 6, 1945 ~ August 18, 2020 (age 75)


Roger Dan Schaefer, 75, of Chattanooga, died on August 18, 2020. Roger was born February 6, 1945 in Bristol, VA and worked as a sheet metal foreman for twenty-five years. He was a Vietnam Veteran, serving as a combat engineer in the US Army and loved to spend time with his family, going to the beach, and loved working on cars. Preceded in death by his wife, Linda Sue Schaefer, sister, Brenda Easley, parents, Deadrick and Geraldine (Harless) Schaefer. Survived by daughters, Sheri Bats of Spokane Valley, Washington, Hope Schaefer of Chattanooga, and Danielle Schaefer of Chattanooga, brother, Larry Schaefer of Wartburg, TN, sister, Sharon Byrd of Chattanooga, grand-children, Joshua Watkins, Mitchell Van Buren, Hannah Van Buren, Dylan and Lindan Price, and great-grand-children, Zayne Billings and Willow Watkins. Visitation will be held Sunday, August 23, 2020 from 5:00-8:00 pm at Lane Funeral Home. Funeral service will be held in the Coulter Chapel of Lane Funeral Home at 12:00 pm Monday, August 24, 2020 with Brother Donald Ferguson officiating and interment to follow at Chattanooga National Cemetery. Arrangements entrusted to Lane Funeral Home, 601 Ashland Terrace Chattanooga, TN 37415 (423)

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