Celan S. Schaeffer, 95 Celan S. Schaeffer, 95, of Pottstown, husband of Jane P. (Homan) Schaeffer of 71 years, passed away Monday October 8, 2018 at the Pottstown Hospital.
Born in Rock, PA, he was the son of the late Raymond and Jennie E. (Fehr) Schaeffer.
Celan served in the US Navy during WWII. He was a member of Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ, Pottstown and Masonic Stichter Lodge #254 F&AM. Celan retired from Pottstown Machine Co. after 43 years of service. He and his wife Jane enjoyed spending winters in Florida for 12 years.
Surviving along with his wife are two daughters Kathy Smale wife of Terry, and Carol Scamardella; two grandsons David Scamardella husband of Sheila, and Michael Smale; and one great grandson Jason Scamardella.
A Masonic service will be held Thursday October 11, 2018 at 11:00 AM, immediately followed by a funeral service at Catagnus Funeral Home & Cremation Center, Inc., 711 N. Franklin St., Pottstown, with Rev. Nichole Jackson officiating. Burial will follow at Highland Memorial Park, Pottstown. Visitation will be held Thursday from 10:00-10:45 AM at the funeral home.
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made in Celan’s memory to Trinity Reformed United Church of Christ, 60 N. Hanover St., Pottstown, PA 19464 or Manatawny Manor, 30 Old Schuylkill Road, Pottstown Pa 19465.

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