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Marie E. Schuler, 94

Marie E. Schuler, age 94, passed away Sept. 17, 2020, in Woodstock, Ill.

She was born on July 20, 1926, in Addison, Ill., to Louis Charles and Mary (Oestman) Papenbrok. She married the late Frank Schuler on April, 28, 1945.

Marie was married to Frank for 59 wonderful years. She enjoyed helping him around their family farm, mowing and gardening. She loved knitting making sweaters, blankets, and Afghans for her family. She loved spending time with her family. She will be missed by her loving family. 

She is survived by her son, Thomas Schuler Sr., and daughter, Eileen (Larry) Guthrie; grandchildren, Tom Schuler Jr., Donna (Chris) Gibbons, Danny (Tonya) Schuler, and Eugene (Margarite) Schuler; great-grandchildren, Leanna, Emily, Tyler, Raevyn, Daniel, Haylee, Jasmine, Nathan, Audrey, Lane, Brandon, and Jacob; great-great-grandchild, Elijah; and many nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her loving husband, Frank; a son, Eugene, on March 29, 2014; six sisters; and one brother.

Visitation will be held Wednesday, Sept. 23, 2020, from 10 a.m. until the 1 p.m. service at Schneider, Leucht, Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home, 1211 N. Seminary Ave., Woodstock, IL 60098. Burial will be in Greenwood Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to St. Paul’s Lutheran Church Youth Activities 1601 Garfield Road,. Harvard, IL 60033. 

For more information, call Schneider, Leucht, Merwin & Cooney Funeral Home at 815-338-1710 or visit the website at

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