Joan Forster Schaeffer May 31, 1946 – December 5, 2017

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Joan Elizabeth Forster Schaeffer, beloved wife and companion, passed away December 5, 2017. She was born May 31, 1946 in New York, New York the daughter of Francis Xavier Forster and Mary McCarthy Forster.

Raised in a military family (her father was an Air Force pilot), she also married a career Air Force man. Her life was devoted to supporting her husband in his military career.

She is survived by her husband of 49 years, Richard Louis Schaeffer of Cedar Hill, Texas; her sister, Patricia Poncheri of Myrtle Beach, South Carolina along with several nieces and nephews. 

Funeral Service is 10:30 AM Tuesday December 12, 2017 at Jaynes Memorial Chapel in Duncanville, Texas.

Graveside will follow at Dallas Fort Worth National Cemetery.

The family will receive friends from 6-8 PM Monday at Jaynes.