SCHAEFER-RANDALL Mary Elizabeth Schaefer-Randall, age 82, of Battle Creek, Michigan and formerly of Columbus, Ohio, died Wednesday, October 31, 2012.
Mary was born December 8, 1931 in Columbus, Ohio to Frank and Frances (Basbagill) Schaefer.
She graduated in 1949 from St. Mary's High School in the German Village area.
Mary served as an Airman in the US Air Force.
Mary lived in Miami, Florida for many years and was employed by the Bell South Telephone Co. and the South Miami Hospital.
She came to Michigan in 2004.
She is survived by her sons, Gregory (Ann) Randall of Battle Creek, Clayton Randall of Florida and Ronald (Natalie) Randall of New Mexico; nine grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren; sisters, Beatrice Schaefer, Frances Tallarico and Shirley Gallagher; a brother, Donald Schaefer.
Mary was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Paul S. Randall, a son Mark Douglas Randall, brothers Joseph, Richard, and Frederick Schaefer.
Burial has taken place in Fort Custer National Cemetery, Augusta, Michigan.
Published in The Columbus Dispatch on November 25, 2012.