Death notice: William Scheefer Jr.

Word has been received of the death of William Scheefer Jr., 98, of Saranac Lake, who died on Saturday, March 30, 2019, at Elderwood of Uihlein at Lake Placid.

A Mass of Christian burial is tentatively set to take place on Saturday, May 18, at St. Bernard’s Church, with the Rev. Patrick Ratigan officiating. Burial will follow in St. Bernard’s Cemetery on Ampersand Avenue in Saranac Lake.

A full obituary will be published at a later date.

Friends wishing to remember William Scheefer Jr. may make memorial contributions to the Tri-Lakes Humane Society  or the Saranac Lake Volunteer Rescue Squad in care of the funeral home.