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Weigel Funeral Home ~ Swanton
Saturday June 30th, 2018
10:00am - 11:00am

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Mass of Resurrection

St. Richard Catholic Church
Saturday June 30th, 2018

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John E. Schuchert


John E. Schuchert, age 69, of Swanton, Ohio, entered into eternal rest, Monday morning, June 25, 2018, at Fulton Manor in Wauseon.  He was born July 24, 1948 in Toledo, Ohio to Rose (Okenka) and James Edward Schuchert.  John was a 1966 graduate of Cardinal Stritch and attended the University of Toledo.  On June 30, 1975  he married Catherine Syvert.  John worked for GM as an inspector, before retiring in 2000.

John was a member of St. Richard Catholic Parish.  He was a Mason and member of the Zenobia Shrine, where he was active in the Arab Patrol. In his spare time, he enjoyed hunting and fishing.  John also loved traveling and vacationing in the Bahamas. 

John is survived by his loving wife of 43 years, Catherine; son, Brad (Amy) Schuchert; grandchildren, Cody, Rylee, Cade and Tommy; as well as cousins, Steve and Carolyn Caselton, David Banochowski, and Teresa, Margie, Mary and Martin Okenka.

John was preceded in death by his parents, James and Rose Schuchert;  daughter, Megan Christine Schuchert; and his Aunts and Uncles, Agatha and Mel Caselton, Daniel and Mary Banochowski, and Martin and Verlin Okenka.

Family and friends may visit Saturday, June 30th from 10:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m. at St. Richard’s Catholic Church, 333 Brookside Dr. in Swanton, where a Mass of Resurrection will begin at 11:00 a.m., with Fr. Adam Hertzfeld presiding.  Following a luncheon in the Parish Life Center, graveside services will take place at 2:00 p.m. at Resurrection Cemetery in Toledo. 

In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Special Olympics.

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Dear Bradley and family........we are thinking of you and yours during this difficult time and wish you wonderful memories of your Dad.........Sincerely, Jeanne and Terry Lesniewicz

Jeanne Lesniewicz Jul 3 2018 12:00 AM

Cathy, Marilyn and I are so sorry for your loss. Our prayers are with you.

Paul and Marilyn Ilconich Jun 29 2018 12:00 AM

My deepest sympathy on John's passing. May God surround you with comfort and peace.

Just Evans Jun 29 2018 12:00 AM

A candle was lit in memory of John Schuchert

Judy Evans Jun 29 2018 12:00 AM

Cathy, I am so sorry for your loss

Chlorus Palm Jun 28 2018 12:00 AM

A Feathery Palm Plant was ordered on June 28, 2018

Expression of Sympathy Jun 28 2018 12:00 AM

I was sorry to hear about the loss of your husband. I was Megan's teacher and did not know John very well but was saddened to hear of his passing.

Shirley Colon Jun 28 2018 12:00 AM

Dear John,
We have enjoyed you, your stories, your advice and your jokes. Oh, "what the hell", John, we are going to miss you. You will always have a stool at our place along with the tv remote. We love you Stoli! From All of your friends at Chowders 'N Moor.

Tom and Tina Kuron Jun 27 2018 12:00 AM