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Holy Cross Lutheran Church - Wartburg, IL
Wednesday March 7th, 2018
4:00pm - 8:00pm

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Earl Schuchman

Earl Schuchman, 93, of Smithton, IL, died March 6, 2018, in Belleville, IL. He was born May 10, 1924, in E. St. Louis, IL.

He is survived by his children Cheryl (Wayne) Hause, Shelley (John) Stier, Kent (Pattie) Schuchman, and Mark (Susan) Schuchman; grandchildren Julie (Graham) Cridland, Lara (Trey Belew) Hause & Kimberly (Sam) Loyd, John (Anne Lucas) Stier, Michael (Monica) Stier, Christopher Stier, Ashley Stier, Angela (Conrad) Widdersheim, Brittany Schuchman, Sean Schuchman, Rachel (Mateo) Carpio, Kellie (Jacob) Hoock, & Spencer Schuchman; great grandchildren Trent Cridland, Morgan Cridland, Aidric Stier, Noah Stier, Brayden Stier, Jack Hoock, Austin Hoock, Colt Hoock, Lucille Carpio, & Luella Loyd; nieces; nephews; cousins; and his extended family of exchange students and their families.

He is preceded in death by his wife Jean Schuchman and parents John & Jeannette Schuchman.

Earl was a member of St. Michael Catholic Church, US Marine 1st Division - World War II, and a member of V.F.W.

As an expression of sympathy the family prefers memorial contributions to: 
Heartland Hospice

4 PM to 8 PM Wednesday, March 7, 2018 at Quernheim Funeral Home
8 AM until 9:15 AM Thursday at Quernheim Funeral Home

Funeral Mass:
10 AM Thursday, March 8, 2018 at St. Michael Catholic Church in Paderborn, IL
Father Jim Voelker officiating
Interment at Jefferson Barracks National Cemetery in St. Louis, MO

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A BASKET GARDEN was sent on March 7, 2018

Angela & Conrad, Thinking of you and your family, and wishing you moments of peace and comfort as you remember your Grandfather who was so close to you. Trina Widdersheim

Expression of Sympathy Mar 7 2018 12:00 AM

A GARDEN PATH was sent on March 7, 2018

Our sincere condolences to you at this sad time. Earl will be greatly missed, we will cherish the memories we shared. The MONTENOT Family

Expression of Sympathy Mar 7 2018 12:00 AM

A Designers Choice was sent on March 7, 2018

Thank you for touching my life with such unconditional love and kindness, Grandpa Schuchman. With loving memories, Phuong - your international grandkid from Vietnam

Expression of Sympathy Mar 7 2018 12:00 AM

A TABLE BASKET was sent on March 7, 2018

To me you were so special, "My favorite Grandpa in the world" I always said. Someone good and kind. I will always cherish my memories of you. Marion You gave me a special place in your heart and you will always have one in mine. Your love of life will always inspire me. Armelle, "Your number 1".

Expression of Sympathy Mar 7 2018 12:00 AM

Our condolences are with all of you. He was a wonderful man. God bless all of you.

Bob, Jean (Jones) Gryzmala & family Mar 7 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of Earl Schuchman

Larry Mar 7 2018 12:00 AM

He will be remembered in our prayers. God bless for his service for our freedom.

John A Lenhardt Mar 6 2018 12:00 AM


From Cibele, Tadeu, Eliana, Danilo and Daniele. Thank you for becoming part of our family. We love you!

Expression of Sympathy Mar 6 2018 12:00 AM