Effingham Daily News
---- — Richard Lee Schaefer, 70, of Fairview Heights, died Thursday, Oct. 17, 2013, at St. Elizabeth’s Hospital, Belleville.
Cremation rites have been accorded. A memorial service will be at 11 a.m. Friday at Union Cemetery, Altamont, with military rites by Grobengieser-Fischer American Legion Post 512 and Gieseking-Schwerdtfeger VFW Post 7676, Altamont. Gieseking Funeral Home, Altamont, is assisting the family with local arrangments.