Ronald M. Schafer

Ronald Schafer

Ronald M. Schafer, 53, of Texas City passed away Wednesday, November 29, 2017. He was born August 3, 1964 to Mary Ann Simpson and Ron Schafer, Sr.  He graduated in 1982 from Victoria High School in Victoria, Texas.  He was an insurance salesman and enjoyed politics, strategy games like Risk and Axis and Allies, Rush and AC/DC.  He was a big fan of the Pittsburgh Steelers.  He was very funny and enjoyed making people laugh.

Survivors include his parents, Mary Ann and Richard Knighten and Ron and Lottie Schafer; sister, Tonya Randolph; nieces Tricia Cave (and husband John) and Amber Trevino (and husband Robert); nephew Chris Anderson (and wife Daisy); as well as great nieces Hailey, Gracelyn, and Adalyn, and great nephew, CJ. 

Ronald was preceded in death by his twin brother, Richie; sister Sonya; and longtime partner Darlene Davis.

The family will have a private viewing and memorial on Sunday, December 3, 2017 at Carnes Funeral Home.

Ronald will be forever missed and loved by all who knew him.  Special thank you to the doctors, nurses and staff members at The Rio for their care in his final days.