The Obit For Bob Schumacher

Robert C. Schumacher

Published in The Courier-Journal from April 19 to April 21, 2011

SCHUMACHER, ROBERT C., 79, of Louisville, passed away on Sunday, April 17, 2011 at the Episcopal Church Home.

Bob was born in Canton, OH and graduated from Kent State University. He was a U. S. Army veteran and served in post-war Germany in the Army of the Rhine. Bob was an avid athlete, having spent five years playing professional baseball in the Cleveland Indians organization. He was a Fellow in the Society of Actuaries and spent his career in private practice, culminating as a Principal at Mercer Consulting. He was a member of Hurstbourne Country Club.

He was preceded in death by his wife, Gertrude "Sonnie" Schumacher.

Bob is survived by his sons, Robert (Susan) and Paul (LaDonna); and three grandchildren, James, Charlotte and Maria.

Visitation will be Wednesday April 20, 2011 from 5-7 pm at Pearson's, 149 Breckenridge Lane. A private family graveside service will be held at Calvary Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, the family suggests that memorial gifts be made to the Salvation Army or to Bellarmine University.