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Nov. 8, 1933-Nov. 2, 2007

William "Bill" Charles Schaap, 73, died Friday at his residence.

Born in Melbourne, Fla., he was the son of the late Ysbrand & Rebecca Bayless Schaap. He was a retired veteran of the U.S. Air Force, having served for 21 years.

A memorial service will be held on Friday, Nov. 9, at 11 a.m. at Seymour Johnson AFB Chapel. A private committal service will be held at a later date at Wayne Memorial Park.

Mr. Schaap is survived by his wife, Elizabeth "Betty" Schaap; two daughters and sons-in-law, Connie and Ronald Peters of Princeton, N.C., Linda and Glenn Sergeant of Alamogordo, N.M.; one sister and brother-in-law, Margaret and Harry Scott of Jacksonville, Fla.; and five grandchildren, Bekah Peters, Andrew Peters, David Sergeant, Ben Sergeant and Leah Sergeant.

In lieu of flowers, memorial gifts may be directed to the American Diabetes Association, P.O. Box 2680, North Canton, OH 44720.

Funeral arrangements are with Shumate-Faulk Funeral Home and online condolences may be sent through www.shumate-faulk.com.


Published in Obituaries on November 4, 2007 1:05 PM