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Robert L. Schuler

November 22, 1950 - May 03, 2017

Robert L. Schuler, age 66, a resident of Crest Hill, IL, passed away peacefully on May 3, 2017 at the Joliet Area Community Hospice Home, surrounded by his family. He was born November 22, 1950 in Elmhurst, IL.

Robert is survived by his devoted wife of 12 years, Laura (nee Pubentz) Schuler; his children, Christen (Randy) Bradford of Dallas, TX, Robert (Katie) Schuler of Houston, TX, Shay Smith of Rockdale, IL and Nina Smith of Joliet, IL; his grandchildren, Maggie, Gracie and Charlie; and his sister, Kathleen (Chuck) Vergan. Preceded in death by his parents, William and Beverly and sister, Patricia (Don) Rakosnik.

Bob was the best husband and dad. He enjoyed going to his cabin in Barnes, WI and being out on his boat on the lake. Bob loved spending time with his friends, Bill Lewis and John Hallman. He was a long standing employee of Kozol Brothers in Joliet and served as a Manager He will be deeply missed by all who knew him.

Funeral Information

This will be a celebration of Bob’s life, wearing bright colors is perfectly acceptable. 

Visitation will be Saturday, June 3, 9:00 AM until 11:00 AM at the Overman-Jones Funeral Home & Cremation Services, corner of Routes 30 & 59, Plainfield. Funeral Services will follow at 11:00 AM at the funeral home. Interment will be private.

Donations Information

For those who would like to leave a lasting tribute to Bob's life, memorial donations in his name to MSA Coalition, 9935 S. Read Rd., Suite 212, Charlotte, NC, 28277 or Rush University Medical Center - The Movement Clinic, 1700 W. Van Buren, Suite 250, Chicago, IL 60612  or Joliet Area Community Hospice, 250 Water Stone Circle, Joliet, IL 60431 would be greatly appreciated.

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Rush University Movement Center
Joliet Area Community Hospice

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