John H. Schuller, 87, of Spring Hill, Fla., passed away Sunday ( July 28, 2019) after a short battle with cancer.
He was born in Dubuque, Iowa, on April 17, 1932.
John graduated from Loras Military Academy and received his B.S. degree from Fenn College/Cleveland State University.
John was married to Janet Ayala Schuller on Jan. 24, 2004.
He worked/had a 40-year career in transportation for National Castings Corp.
He served in the Iowa National Guard and the Army as an artillery instructor during the Korean War.
He was a member of St. Francis Cabrini Roman Catholic Church in Spring Hill.
John had a passion for golf, bowling and spending time with his children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. He was a selfless, generous, kind and caring man. He routinely put others before himself even throughout his illness. Those who knew John would say he always had a smile on his face and an encouraging word to offer.
John is survived by: his wife, Janet Ayala Schuller; and children whom he loved dearly, Janet Schuller Williams, Jack (Wanda) Schuller, Sandra Schuller, Pamela (Linda) Schuller Bernadella, and step-daughter Brandy (Alex) Potavin-Figueroa; sister, Mary Lou Merritt; brothers, Ken (Joan) Weitz and Thomas (Charlotte) Schuller; grandchildren, John (Jana) Schuller, Justin (Autumn) Schuller, Christopher Williams, Jennifer Williams, Kasey Bernadella, Xavier and Kassandra Figueroa; and great-grandchildren, Isabella, Hayden, Charlotte and Jordan.
He was preceded in death by his loving wife of 36 years and mother of his children, Charlotte Barclay Schuller, and by his parents, John G. Schuller, Ruth M. and Kenneth Weitz.
John H., 87, of Spring Hill, Fla.
Calling hours: 4 to 8 p.m. Friday (8-16-19) at MONREAL FUNERAL HOME, 35400 Curtis Blvd., Eastlake, Ohio 44095. To leave an online condolence to the family, please visit www.monreal.com.
Mass of Christian burial: 10:30 a.m. Saturday (8-17-19) at St. Mary Magdalene Church, 32114 Vine St., Willowick, Ohio 44095.
Inurnment: All Souls Cemetery, Chardon, Ohio.
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