SCHUMACHERJames R., 65, Attorney, died unexpectedly on Friday, October 7, 2005. He was preceded in death by his parents, Jack Schumacher, M.D. and Kathryn P. Schumacher, and a sister, Betty Lou Sinnott. Jim earned a Juris Doctor degree from Creighton University Law School in 1966 and practiced law in Omaha for over 30 years. He served as an officer of the Trust Department of the US National Bank for a period of time. He was a 20-year member and former Chairman of the Visiting Nurse Association Board of Directors. His vision and proposed gift set the wheels in motion for the Hospice House in Omaha. He was also a founder of the Nebraska AIDS project. Jim was a man of great style, wisdom, kindness and generosity. Survivors include his two sisters, Kathryn D. Schumacher and Suzanne Stiassni, three nieces, three nephews, six great nieces and nephews, and many dear friends.
A memorial service will be held at the Georgetowne Club on Saturday, October 29, at 12 Noon.