A graveside service will be at 12:00Noon on Monday, October 17, 2016 at South Park Cemetery in Pearland, Texas.
Lawrence Edward Schumacher, Sr., 93, of Texas City passed away on October 8, 2016 in Dayton, Texas. He was born February 23, 1923 in Houston, Texas to William and Maudie Schumacher.
Lawrence was a resident of Texas City since 1963 and was formerly from Houston. He retired from Lykes Brothers Steamship Company after 40 years, and was a member of College View Baptist Church. Lawrence was a proud member of the Texas City Citizen Police Academy Alumni Association, Galveston County Citizen Sheriff Academy Alumni Association, and the La Marque Crime Stoppers.
He is preceded in death by his parents, his wife Hazel Oletha Smith Schumacher and son Lawrence “Larry” Edward Schumacher, Jr.
He is survived by his daughter Sherry Schumacher of Texas City and numerous nieces and nephews.
Special thanks to his niece Cindy Young Boyd for stepping up to ensure her uncle received excellent care in his final days, and special thanks to his nephew Norman Martin for his care and concern for his uncle.
A visitation will be on Thursday, October 13, 2016 from 4:00pm – 6:00pm at the James Crowder Funeral Home in La Marque with the Funeral Service at 6:00pm with Rev. David Addison officiating. A graveside service will be at 12:00Noon on Friday, October 14, 2016 at South Park Cemetery in Pearland, Texas.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Texas City Citizens Police Academy P.O. Box 2546 Texas City, Texas 77592-2546.