Carl Victor Schleif

May 7, 1948March 22, 2018

Carl Victor Schleif (Vic), age 69, of Lehigh Acres, Florida, passed away March 22, 2018. Born May 7, 1948 in Pawtucket RI, he was the son of the late Carl H. Schleif and Rosemarie (Jaenecke) Schleif. Carl enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating and spending time with his family. He was a graduate of New England Technical Institute and a former volunteer fireman/EMT with East Greenwich Fire Dept. in Rhode Island. Carl (Vic) always knew how to tell a joke, make people laugh and left a lasting impression on all those who he ever met. Carl (Vic) was a devoted husband; loving father and grandfather, and friend to everyone. He is survived by his loving wife of 42 years, Catherine E. (Crowley) Schleif; son, Carl A. Schleif; daughter, Erin M. Schleif and Significant Other, Ian Sahadeo; grandchild, Derrik A. Brown; brother, Eric Schleif; sister Paula Schleif; mother in law, Catherine E. (Crowley) Lenihan; brother in law to Mr. and Mrs. C. Stuart Crowley and Mr. and Mrs. Kevin Crowley; and numerous nieces and nephews. In light of Carl’s wishes, there will be no services held but instead will be remembered privately by family and close friends. Memorial contributions/donations can be made to Paws Crossed Inc. , 152 Partridge St., Lehigh Acres, FL 33974. Info 239-369-2181.


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Janet Hopwood

March 28, 2018

It breaks my heart that Vic has passed. He was a wonderful husband, father and friend. My condolences and love to Cathy, Erin, Carl ( Auggie), Derrick and Vic's brother and sister and other family and friends.

Cathy Ellis

March 27, 2018

May all of Carl’s memories always bring a smile to your faces...❤️ What a great man....My Condolences to family hugs !