Wallace Schaab

Wallace Schaab

Tuesday, September 27th, 1927 Friday, June 28th, 2019

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Obituary for Wallace E. Schaab Sr.

Wallace E. Schaab Sr. 91, formally of Keansburg, passed away surrounded by family at home. He was born in Newark, raised and lived most of his life in Keansburg prior to retiring to Shadow Lake,10 years ago. Wally served in the United States Army during the Korean War. Upon leaving the Army he went to work as a foreman for Park Steel in Bradley Beach. In 1955, Wally joined the New Point Comfort Fire Company #1 and was an Ex Chief and Past Fire Commissioner. He was a Past President of the Keansburg Board of Education, a former member of the Keansburg Housing Authority, sat on the Keansburg Charter Study Commission, and was a communicant of St. Ann’s Roman Catholic Church, Keansburg. Wallace was pre-deceased by his parents, Louis and Mary Schaab, a brother, Louis Schaab and a sister, Dorothy Diver. He is survived by his beloved wife of 71 years, Eileen, his children, Wallace Schaab Jr (Christine) of California, Patricia McCarthy (Jack) of Keansburg, Thomas Schaab Sr. (Edna) of Mississippi, and Mark Schaab of Keansburg; His brother, Robert Schaab of Bradley Beach; four grandchildren, Thomas Jr (Megan) and Christopher Schaab and John and Deven McCarthy; and two great grandchildren, Kaylee and Olivia Schaab. Friends and family are invited to pay their respects on Tuesday, July 2,2019 from 4-8pm at the Jacqueline M. Ryan Home for Funerals 233 Carr Ave. Keansburg. On Wednesday there will be a 10:15 am Mass at St. Ann’s Church, Keansburg, with burial following at Fairview Cemetery, Middletown. Letters of condolences can be sent to

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  • Visitation

    Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019 | 4:00pm - 8:00pm
    Jacqueline M. Ryan Home for Funerals Inc.
    233 Carr Ave
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    Tuesday, July 2nd, 2019
    4:00pm - 8:00pm
  • Service

    Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019 | 10:15am
    St. Ann's Church
    311 Carr Avenue
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    Wednesday, July 3rd, 2019
  • Interment

    Fairview Cemetery
    Route 35
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David LeBedz

I'm very sorry to hear of the loss of Mr. Shaab, my sympathy to the family ( my neighbors for many years) and I regret missing the services
Comment | Posted at 04:47pm via Condolence

Megan Croken

RIP, our deepest condolences. Our prayers are with the Schaab family. 🙏🏼 You’ll be dearly missed.
Comment | Posted at 10:59am via Condolence

The Center Forward Family

Sending our deepest sympathies. We are so sorry for your loss.
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Bayshore Senior Center Family

Wally was a beacon of love and life, stability and care, tenderness and strength. May his legacy be continued through us who loved him so.
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Peace, Prayers and Blessings,
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