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Robert Schafer Fawcett

August 4, 1942November 14, 2020

Robert "Bob" Schafer Fawcett, age 78, of DeWitt, passed away peacefully to be with the Lord following a short non-covid related illness on November 14, 2020 surrounded by his wife and daughters.

Bob was a devoted and loving husband, father and grandfather. Surviving are his loving wife of 55 years, Laura; his daughters, Karra (Tom) Zerona of White Lake and Andrea (Nathan) Lindemeyer of DeWitt; grandsons, Luke and Alec Zerona; and sister-in-law, Audrey (Frank) Davis of Athens, TN and their family. He was preceded in death by his parents, Charles and Nola Fawcett; and brother, James.

Bob was born on August 4, 1942 in Flint and grew up in Mt. Morris. He attended Mt. Morris High School, Flint Junior College, Lansing Business University and Michigan State University. He worked for Beurmann-Marshall as an account supervisor for several years and retired from ICS (Innovative Computer Services) as Senior Account Manager.

Bob was a member of the Waverly Jaycees, DeWitt Lions Club, American Legion Post 0076 in Ludington, Lincoln Hills Golf Club, Ludington Boat Club, and Grace United Methodist Church where he attended for 50 years and served in many capacities. He also attended United Methodist Church of Ludington. He enjoyed golfing, hunting, fishing, boating, traveling and MSU sports. Bob especially enjoyed spending summers in Ludington with family and friends. His favorite service project was the annual Ludington Boat Club Fish Fry/Boil to support Hospice of Michigan.

Bob's warm smile, sense of humor and personality will be missed by his family and many friends. A celebration of life will be held at a later date. His final resting place will be at Lakeview Cemetery in Ludington. Memorial contributions may be made to Grace United Methodist Church in Lansing, Homes for our Troops ( or Hospice of Michigan ( The family would like to extend its sincerest gratitude to the outstanding Sparrow healthcare providers.

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Alice Anderson

November 18, 2020

Laura, We are so sorry to read of Bob's passing. He was a very nice man. It is our pleasure to be able to see you guys down by the water. I know these are sad days. Please call us at 843-8641 if there is anything that you need done. Our prayers are with you and your whole family. Jim & Alice Anderson

Katie Frank (Grant)

November 18, 2020

So many memories from my childhood include the Fawcett family....So sorry that your family has suffered this loss. Love and prayers for peace sent your way.
Love, Katie

Audrey Jim Boals

November 18, 2020

Dear Laura and family,
Jim and I are so sorry to hear of Bob's passing. Please know you and your family are in our hearts and prayers. We will always hold many special memories!
Please keep us informed as to the date of the Celebration of Life.
Love.....Jim and Audrey Boals

Barbara Gosselar

November 18, 2020

I picture Laura and Bob in their usual place at Ludington UMC as I could see them from the choir loft. Many thoughts and prayers go out to Laura, as you remember Bob fondly . Praying for God's presence with you to comfort and sustain you.
Barb Gosselar


November 17, 2020

Laura and Family:

Bob and I, along with other friends, spent many Friday dinners at various restaurants talking about hunting, sports and family. He was a joy to converse with and listen to his experiences. He will really be missed.

God's blessings to you and your family, Rudy.

Lora Bruder

November 17, 2020

Dear Laura,
I know it’s been decades since we last saw one another, but some souls I just never forget. I am saddened to read Bob’s obituary today and extend my deepest sympathy to you, Kara, Andrea and their family. I remember how often you spoke of Bob and the girls when we worked together; just sharing life. We sure did love to talk! They were all such a big part of your life then and I’m sure an even bigger part now. Being retired myself, my heart aches that you and Bob didn’t have more years in retirement together, but oh, so many years in marriage which you both are to be congratulated for. You both worked so hard in order to have a happy and long life together. Please know that you all are in my thoughts and prayers as you grieve the loss of your loved one, Bob, Dad, and Grandpa.
Warm regards
Lora Bruder (Sexton)
Red Cedar Elementary School

Traci Shepard

November 17, 2020

Dear Laura,
I am so sorry to hear about your husband, you and your family are in my thoughts and prayers during this difficult time. I know Ludington holds a special place in your heart and am sure he will be smiling down on you each time you are there.
Traci Shepard

Terrel Boyd

November 17, 2020


I want to offer my sincere condolences for the loss of your husband. I pray that God will comfort you in this difficult transition. I also pray for your daughters to also find peace. Know that your Gier Park Family is here for you.

Much Love,
Terry Boyd
Gier Park School

Judy. Francis

November 17, 2020

Bob and I were very good friends at pulmonary rehab and enjoyed many laughs together. We shared a love for the Spartans, our cottages, and talked a lot about family, hunting and health. He had a great sense of humor and could always make people feel better just by talking to him. He will be greatly missed.


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