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Elizabeth "Betty" R. Schauman

August 7, 1931April 28, 2020

Elizabeth “Betty” R. Schauman, of Rochester, passed away on April 28th, 2020, at the age of 88.

Predeceased by her beloved husband Walter F. Schauman, Jr., her parents, Elizabeth and Henry Riffe, son, Randy Schauman, and great-grandson, Jordan Lawler.

Survived by her children: Walter F. (Kimberly) Schauman, III, Cathy S. (Mark) Bartlett, David H. (MoonSynthiana Taylor) Schauman, and daughter-in-law, Helen Schauman; 10 grandchildren, 11 great grandchildren, sister-in-law, Carol Schauman, niece, Lori Hannigan, nephew, Thomas Schauman, Jr., and many dear friends.

Betty was a homemaker for years, then later in life worked as a home health aide. She greatly enjoyed camping, knitting, sewing, gardening, square dancing, and was an excellent cook.

The family would like to extend a special thank you to the staff at the Maplewood Nursing Home for their loving care of Betty.

Due to the current pandemic, a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.

In lieu of flowers, donations may be made in her name to the Parkinson’s Foundation New York New Jersey Chapter, 200 SE 1st St., Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131.


  • Services will be scheduled at a future date


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HELEN Schauman

May 3, 2020

My funniest memory of my mother-in-law Betty Schauman was when I met her for the fist time and her son Randy, picked her up and put her in the pool clothes and all. My youngest daughter Michelle carries the name Elizabeth as her middle name.


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