Donald “Donnie” Schuler, 68 of Oelwein passed away on Wednesday February 24, 2016 at the University Of Iowa Hospital. There will be a Celebration Of Life gathering held from 2-6 PM on Saturday February 27, 2016 at the American Legion Post 9 in Oelwein. A memorial fund has been established at Veridian Bank in Oelwein. The Geilenfeld Funeral Home in Oelwein is caring for Donnie and his family.
Donald Schuler was born on June 27, 1947 in Oelwein to parents Raphael and Lydia Gladys (Decker) Schuler. He attended Oelwein schools. He had been employed for several years with Atwood/Dura in West Union. He loved golfing and enjoyed shooting pool. He volunteered countless hours with the American Legion Post 9 of Oelwein. Donnie had a big heart; he was a carefree, easy going and generous man who loved time with his family and friends. He will be dearly missed.
Left to celebrate Donnie’s life is his brother Ray (Mary) Schuler of Oelwein; his sister Dori (Carl) Schwake of Oelwein and many nieces, nephews and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents and his sister MaryJo Reisner.