Walter Schaefer Walter Schaefer, 75, of Bandera, passed away on June 26, 2017 in San Antonio. He was born in LaGrange, Texas to Lona and Walter Schaefer on April 24, 1942. Walter is preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife of 17 years, Shirley; sons, Daniel and Robert Schaefer; sisters, Virginia, Carol and Shirley; step daughter, Shirley Bennett Perry; step son, Ben Boysen; numerous grandchildren and extended family and friends. A Visitation will be 2:00 PM, Friday, June 30, 2017 at Garden of Memories Mausoleum Chapel, 3250 Fredericksburg Rd., Kerrville, TX. Funeral services will be held 3:00 PM, Friday, June 30, 2017 at Garden of Memories Mausoleum Chapel, with Rev Frank Pullin officiating. Entombment will follow. In lieu of flowers the family requests donations be made to St. Jude Childrens Hospital.