Clarence alumnus Carl Schlager passed away suddenly April 30, 2009. Rest in peace. Condolences to the family, members of which I count as friends. From the Buffalo News:
SCHLAGER - Carl J. Sr. Age 64, of Akron, NY, suddenly April 30, 2009. Beloved husband of Lynda A. (nee Czarniak) of Akron; loving father of Donna (Joseph) Sawyer of Clarence, Carl (Tammy) Schlager Jr. of Akron, Dawn Sawyer (Greg) of Getzville, John Schlager at home and Denise (Adam) Reeb of Lockport; son of Frances Schalger of Clarence and the late Robert Schlager; brother of Robert J. Schlager of Clarence, Mary (Scott) Hemperly of Lockport and Randy A. (Suzanne) Schlager of Clarence; grandfather of Leonard Jr., Joseph Jr., Amanda, Amber, John Jr., Katelyn, Jenna and Julia; also survived by several nieces, nephews and many dear friends.
The family will be present Sunday, May 3rd from 2-4 and 7-9 PM to receive friends in the BERNHARDT FUNERAL HOME, 130 Main St., Akron. Friends are invited to join the family for funeral services on Monday, May 4th at 11 AM in the First Baptist Church of Clarence, 10790 County Rd., Clarence. Burial in Clarence Center Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, expressions of sympathy may be made to the church of which Carl was a member. He also was a member of the International Harvester Club Chapter #35 and the WNY Gas and Steam Engine Association.