Jeffrey “Jeff” Schaefer, age 41, of Morgan, formerly Fairfax, Minnesota, passed away Tuesday, July 11, 2023, at St. Cloud Hospital in St. Cloud.
Funeral Service will be Monday, July 17, 2023, 11:00 A.M. at the United Methodist Church in Fairfax with interment in Bethel Cemetery, Cairo Township, Renville County, Minnesota.
Visitation will be Sunday, July 16, 2023, from 4:00 P.M.-7:00 P.M. at the Hauser-Hantge Funeral Chapel in Fairfax and will continue one hour prior to the service at the church on Monday.
Jeffrey “Jeff” Wade Schaefer was born on May 14, 1982, in Sleepy Eye, Minnesota. He was the son of John and Denise (Haun) Schaefer. Jeff was baptized as an infant at the United Methodist Church in Fairfax. He was a 2001 graduate of GFW High School.
Jeff was employed at BBC Distribution, LLC in Redwood Falls and worked parttime for Redwood Falls Parks and Rec. Center and Cedar Mountain School. He was previously employed at Jackpot Junction in Security. He was very hardworking.
Jeff was an avid gun collector and was patriotic. His children were his pride and joy and he loved being around family.
Jeff passed away in St. Cloud, Minnesota, on Tuesday, July 11, 2023, at the age of 41 years. Blessed be his memory.
Jeff is survived by his:
Children, Mariah and Jordan Schaefer;
Parents, John and Denise “Dee” Schaefer of Fairfax, MN;
Brothers, John Schaefer and his friend, Christi Somers of Marshall, MN,
Jason Schaefer and his wife, Jessie of Mankato, MN, and
Justin Schaefer and his wife, Karen of Marshall, MN;
Sister, JoDee Schaefer and (Joel Feichtinger) of Willmar, MN;
Nieces and Nephews, Brennan, Presley, Gavin, Kellen, Azlee, Leah, Aubrey Schaefer, Dylan Goblirsch, Aurora Feichtinger;
Many Aunts, Uncles, other relatives and friends.
Jeff was preceded in death by his Grandparents, John and Ruby Schaefer and Richard and Irene Haun; Brother, Joel Schaefer; Nephews, Riley Domeier and Levi Feichtinger.