Leona Schafer

Funeral service for Leona Lea (Boyher) Schafer was November 26, 2019 at Wilson Mortuary Chapel, Salem, with Bro. Leroy Kunkel officiating.

Interment was in the Green Forest Cemetery.

Pallbearers were Kristopher Schafer, Tommy Schafer, Rod Wallis, Richard LaBrash, Josh Black and Tim Briggs.

Mrs. Schafer was born October 24, 1926 in Salem to Louis and Sally (Howell) Boyher. She married Ethan Schafer September 14, 1946. They were the parents of one son. Mrs. Schafer died November 22, 2019 in Salem at the age of 93 years.

Survivors include her grandsons, Kristopher Schafer and fiancé, Shay Smith, Salem; and Tommy Schafer and wife, Sarah, Nixa; daughter-in-law, Susan Schafer, Ozark; great-grandchildren, Ryder Schafer, Tripp Schafer and Brynley Schafer; brothers, Don Boyher and wife, Velma, Fenton; and Sherman Boyher, Baldwin; and a host of nieces, nephews, extended family and friends.

Preceding her in death were her husband; son, Randy Schafer; parents; brothers, Orville and Delbert Boyher; sister, Bernadine Mooney; father and mother-in-law, Christian and Maggie Schafer; brother-in-law, Clyde Mooney; sisters-in-law, Nita, Bernice and Betty Boyher.

Mrs. Schafer was a member of Upper Parker Church.