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Laurine Schafer

Laurine Schafer, 87, died Dec. 12, 2008, at Kansas Christian Home, Newton.

She was a federal government clerk.

Born Nov. 17, 1921 in Durham, she was the daughter of Jacob and Christina (Miller) Schafer.

An infant sister, Miranda Mae Schafer, preceded her in death.

Survivors include a sister, Helen Schafer of Newton.

Funeral services were Monday at Jost Funeral Home of Hillsboro with Chaplain Denny Bell officiating.

Burial was at Durham Park Cemetery, rural Durham.

A memorial fund has been established with Alzheimer’s association.

Last modified Dec. 17, 2008