Erving Schafer

Ervin Schafer, 95, Bismarck, formerly of Underwood, died Friday, May 17, 2013, in his home.

He was born May 9, 1918, to Charles and Christina Schafer, in Underwood. He married Adeline Mittleider on July 30, 1939, in Washburn.

Survivors: sons, Wallace, Bismarck, Terry, Linton, and Raymond, of Gilbert, Ariz.; eight grandchildren; two stepgrandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; six stepgreat-grandchildren; one great-great-grandchild; brother, Lloyd, Bismarck.

Funeral: Wednesday, 10:30 a.m., Bismarck Baptist Church.

Burial: Underwood Cemetery.

Visitation: Wednesday, 9 to 10:30 a.m., in the church.

(Goetz Funeral Home, Underwood)