Leo F. Schouweiler
Leo F. Schouweiler, age 94, died Saturday, October 15, 2016, at St. Isidore Health Center of Greenwood Prairie in Plainview.
He was born August 26, 1922, at the family home in Kellogg, Glascow Township, Wabasha County. The son of Paul and Agnes (Graner) Schouweiler. He graduated from Kellogg High School in 1939, he worked on the family farm and hauled milk for Kellogg Creamery. On September 29, 1945, he married Alice Blee at St. Agnes Catholic Church in Kellogg, she preceded him in death in 1988. On December 30, 1989, he married Karen “Kay” Harlan at Resurrection Catholic Church in Rochester.
Leo worked for Consolidated Breeders and Midwest Breeders for many years. He started driving a school bus in 1969 and later became owner/operator.
Surviving are his wife Kay of Rochester, daughters Janice Lewis of Plainview, Margaret (Melvin) Schneider of Elgin and Mary (Jay) Siewert of Byron; eleven grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, and one great-great-grandson. Two sisters, Lorraine Hill of Chillicothe, OH, Alice Hall of Winona, one brother Paul (Anita) Schouweiler of Kasson; sisters in law Mary Lou Schouweiler and Toni Schouweiler both of Kellogg; LaVonne (Lenny) Feuling of Wanamingo. He was preceded in death by his parents, two sons Robert and Gary, two brothers John and Donald.
Mass of Christian Burial 11:00 AM, Wednesday, October 19, 2016, St. Joachim Catholic Church-Plainview, MN. Visitation 4-8 PM, Tuesday, October 18 at Schad & Zabel Funeral Home, Plainview, MN, Rosary at 7 PM. Visitation continues one hour before service time at the church on Wednesday. Burial at St. Agnes Cemetery, Kellogg.
Schad & Zabel Funeral Home, 57 3rd St SW, Plainview, MN 55964, 507-534-2003