A Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 11 a.m. Thursday, May 15, at St. Bronislava Catholic Church in Plover, with Monsignor Jeffrey Burrill officiating. Burial with full military honors will follow in the parish cemetery.
Visitation will be at the church from 9 a.m. Thursday until the Mass.
Memorials in his name will be established at a later date.
Pisarski Community Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Plover assisted with arrangements. Condolences may be offered online at www.pisarskifuneralhome.com.
Mr. Schuh was born March 7, 1922, in Manitowoc, a son of the late Ralph and Agnes (Denk) Schuh. He attended grade school and high school in Reedsville.
He entered the U.S. Army Sept. 16, 1942, in Milwaukee. He was a staff sergeant during World War II. He served in Africa, Ardennes, Rhineland and Central Europe. He received the Combat Infantryman Badge, Victory Metal, American Theater Ribbon, European African Middle Eastern Theater Ribbon with three Bronze Battle Stars, two Overseas bars, one Service Stripe and the Good Conduct Medal. He was honorably discharged Jan. 27, 1946, at Fort Sheridan, Ill.
He was married to Kathleen Adams Oct. 8, 1955, in Reedsville.
The couple resided in Racine and Abbotsford while he was worked in construction and in 1962 they moved to Stevens Point. They moved to the Plover area in 2002.
He worked as an operating engineer on road construction until his retirement. He was a member of the Operating Engineer’s Union for over 65 years. After retiring from road construction, he worked part-time in grocery stores in Plover and Stevens Point for many years.
He was a member of the American Legion Post 6
Survivors include his wife, Kathleen, Plover; four sons, Jeff (Deb), Nekoosa, Tim (Helen), St. Cloud, Minn., Dan (Marcy), Wisconsin Rapids, and Neal (Kelly), Plover; six grandchildren, Jacqui, Allison, Eric, Desirae, Colin and Hayden; five stepgrandchildren, Zuri, Jessica, Samantha, Colton and Raffi; and five great-grandchildren.
He was also preceded in death by two brothers, Bernard and Eugene; and two sisters, Leona Reinke and Ruth Schuh.