OWNERS: Tony Schafer, Andy Schafer
Schafer Propane sells propane to farms, home heating, businesses, and trucking companies.
Schafer Oil Company sells gasoline and diesel fuels along with motor oil to farms, home heating, businesses, and trucking companies. Schafer Oil is also a distributor of Marathon and Sunoco gasoline and diesel.
Schafer Transport hauls gasoline and diesel fuels to customers in an approximate 100 mile radius of Fort Loramie, Ohio.
Schafer Oil Company was founded in 1945 by Elmer Schafer. The business started with delivery of home fuel oil and farm fuel. In the late 40's Schafer became a Fleet-Wing (now Pennzoil) distributor.
Schafer added the Marathon brand in 1979 and Sunoco in 1981.
2nd Generation: Elmer's son, Dale, started working in October, 1968.
3rd Generation: Elmer's first grandson, Andy, started working in June, 1994.
4th Generation: The legacy continues with many of the great grandkids already becoming a part of the business. You might find them sweeping floors and learning more all the time.