Cletus Joseph Schefers age 75 of Buffalo went to see his Father on Friday, August 17, 2012. He was born June 25, 1937 to Edmund and Johanna (Winter) Schefers in Lake Henry, Minnesota. Cletus wan united in marriage on August 27, 1960 to Caroline M. Ritter.
Cletus was a longtime mechanic with numerous companies within Minnesota. He was preceded in death by his parents Edmund and Johanna Schefers and an infant brother Joseph.
He is survived by his wife Caroline “Carol”; children Teresa (Roger) Sigafoos, Keith (Angela) Schefers, Jeffrey Schefers, Steven Schefers; 5 grandchildren: Heather (Justin) Oachs, Jeremy (Jami) Sigafoos, Sam Schefers, Chantal Schefers, Olivia Culver; 7 great grandchildren: Hailey, Lyla, Ariana, Kylee, Savannah, Grace, Jeremy Jr.; 6 siblings: Fr. Eberhard Schefers of St. Joseph, MN., Robert (Doris) Schefers Sartell, MN., Janet (Ronald) Fuchs Paynesville, MN., Lois Dandurand New Prague, MN., Eileen (Walter) Leither Cold Spring, MN., James (Audrey) Schefers Bellingham,WA; 37 nieces and nephews.
Mass of Christian Burial was held on Wednesday, August 22 at 11 a.m. at St. Mary of Czestochowa Catholic Church in Delano, Minnesota. Interment was in the church cemetery.