Shirley Schuler

Aug 14, 2019
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10:30 AM Tuesday, August 20, 2019 at Westminster Presbyterian Church, 1301 Kimball Ave., Waterloo


4:00 PM – 7:00 PM Monday, August 19, 2019 at Locke Funeral Home, 1519 West 4th St., Waterloo


Memorial Park Cemetery, Waterloo


The Salvation Army-Waterloo, PO Box 867, Waterloo, Iowa  50704


Shirley Schuler, 86, of Waterloo, died at Lakeview Landing of Friendship Village on Wednesday, August 14, 2019.


She was born April 19, 1933, in Waterloo, the daughter of Hubert E. and Florence I. Roblin LaPole.  Shirley married Carl E. Schuler on June 10, 1949, in Cedar Falls.

Shirley enjoyed creating jewelry with her own beads, going shopping, watching the hummingbirds and butterflies in her backyard, wintering in Arizona; but above all, spending time with her grandchildren and great grandchildren was her favorite thing to do.

She is survived by her husband, Carl; 2 daughters, Nanette (John) Weidman‚ Altoona and Dory (Keith Jr.) Kjosa‚ North Liberty; 2 sons, Steve (Ann) Schuler‚ Waterloo and Dennis (Kathy) Schuler‚ Cedar Falls; 8 grandchildren: Beckie (Philip) Kniep, Heather (Ryan) Miller, Jamie (Pete Coury) Weidman, Sarah (Jason) Nordman, Scott (Shawna) Schuler, Amber Schuler, Tiffany (Kye) Schuler, and Lauren Judge; 15 great grandchildren: Chris (Hannah Jersey) Kniep, Ashley (Matt Temple) Weidman, Lorenzo (Kristina Everhart) Weidman-Neuzil, Tyson Weidman, Ellie (Tavereas) Moore, Mason Nordman, Chase Nordman, Riley Schuler, Kolten Richter, Nevaeh Schuler, Tytus Downs, Ariella Schuler, Brayden Schuler, Brooklyn Schuler, and Owen Schuler; a great-great grandson, Luke Temple; brother-in-law, Jerry (Judith) Schuler‚ Virginia; 3 sisters-in-law, Jean Demuth‚ Waterloo, Betty Webb‚ Massachusetts, and Sally Spaulding; and many beloved nieces, nephews, cousins, and in-laws.


Shirley is preceded in death by her parents and a brother, Hubert W. LaPole.

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  1. Janice Hartz | Aug 22, 2019
    To all Shirley’s family and loved ones! She was a very special lady very kind very sweet to all who knew her! May God hold you in his arms and strengthen you in your sorrow!  May you know that she is at peace and is happy with the Lord! 
  2. janet jacob | Aug 20, 2019
    HI  STEVE& ANN,  HI  i am a sister of mary ann stevens.  we  heard about steve's  mom  passing a way   from mary ann on the last of last  week,, she told us on email..   may our   GOD  of ALL please  be with YOU ALL  at this time.  ann i hope you can encourage your  father -in -law &  family  at this time.  our  faith is so special too us all.   i  will pray for YOU ALL NOW.   dear  LORD  we  come to YOU for peace of mind for this family..  dear  GOD may carl   feel YOUR  arms around him in these days  a head.   dear  LORD  i did not know your  wife & mom  but our CHRIST knew her .   dear  GOD of all comfort be with this family in the power of JESUS.   dear   LORD  we  ask for wisdom for all the family during these  days a head.  dear  GOD  would YOU hold carl close to YOU  in love & care.  dear  LORD may the  power of the gospel be strong in this family..   dear  GOD  would YOU  guide the  family all the way.   dear  GOD has we read the word of JESUS may we learn to lean more on our  GOD  all the time.    dear  GOD  we  are thank full for the little things in life in JESUS name amen    thanks for asking for some help in the  power of JESUS love in CHRIST JESUS love jan   jacob
  3. Diane & James Woolsey QB385 | Aug 20, 2019
    Diane & I remember Shirley as a very friendly, elegant, beautiful woman. We pray God gives you comfort during this time of sorrow.   
  4. Cheryl & Marv Malek | Aug 20, 2019
    Our condolences, we are keeping Uncle Carl and family in our prayers.  Love and hugs to all.
  5. Linda Niedert | Aug 16, 2019
    Nanette, i am so sorry to hear of your mom’s passing. I can still remember going to your house on Lindner, and having a wonderful time. Prayers to you and your family.
  6. Janice Waterman | Aug 16, 2019
    Ann ,Steve and Carl  i am sorry for your loss. She was a nice lady
  7. Linda Schuler | Aug 16, 2019
    My son Matthew and I send our condolences. 
  8. Cindy Judge | Aug 15, 2019
    Dory - I am so sorry for your loss. Words are never enough to convey the sorrow felt when someone so loved passes. You are in my thoughts and prayers.
  9. Amy Mayer | Aug 15, 2019
    So sorry Dory and family.  
  10. Michelle and Steve Merry | Aug 15, 2019
    Our hearts and prayers are with you all.

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