Big Bend man dies at age 74 at Muskego Health Care Center.
Richard E. Schafer, of Big Bend, died on Monday, Nov. 19, 2012, at the Muskego Health Care Center, at the age of 74. Richard proudly served his country in the United States Army. Richard will be dearly missed by his son, Chris (Tammy) Schafer; grandchildren, Jocelyn and Madison; sister, Dorothy Flood; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. Richard was preceded in death by his parents and siblings. Private family burial will be held at West Lawn Cemetery, Sturtevant, Wisconsin.Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For further information, please call 262-542-6609, or for directions, an online obituary or to leave a condolence, visit http://www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com.