November 22, 1936 - December 19, 2019
Joseph Robert Schaap, age 83 of Jacksonville FL formerly of Brookeville and Clarksville, MD, passed away December 19, 2019.
Joe was a DC Metropolitan Police officer, before joining the US Capitol Police where he served as Communications Commander before retiring in 1993 with 33 years of police service. He was a ham radio enthusiast (K4IGF), licensed pilot, graduate of the FBI National Academy (Class 104), and a member of the International Chiefs of Police, FOP, Scottish Rite and Almas Temple.
Joe was preceded in death by his parents Charles and Jeannie (Greer) Schaap. He is survived by his wife, Pat Schaap, his three daughters: Naomi (Gilles) Savard, Carole (John) Roberts, Pamela (Lee) Clements and a son Chris (Carol) Schaap; grandchildren: Colton Clements, Jennine Deckert, Austin Roberts, Sam Deckert, Blake Roberts, Bella Clements, and Amy Roberts.
Interment will be private.
In lieu of flowers, the family requests donations to www.concernsofpolicesurvivors.org
Peeples Family Funeral Homes is serving the Schaap Family.