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Donald W. "Don" Schacht

February 5, 1941 February 1, 2019
Donald W. "Don" Schacht
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Donald W. “Don” Schacht, age 77, of North Judson, passed away Friday, February 01, 2019. Don was born February 5, 1941 in North Judson to Frederick Schacht and Henrietta Dunkleburger Schacht, both deceased. He worked for 30 years at U.S. Steel, he loved horses and was on the Starke County Sheriff’s Posse from the beginning, and he loved driving truck. He loved people, especially his children, grandchildren and great grandchildren and his wife. People always said that he never met a stranger. On August 5, 1961 he married Clara Queer, she survives. Also surviving are his children, Donald Lee Schacht of Tennessee, Pamela Nix (Tim) of San Pierre, Patricia Ann Ream (Kris) of Greenwood, IN, David Wayne Schacht (Dolores) of Florida, and Doug Schacht (Michelle) of Greenwood, IN, 12 grandchildren and 10 great grandchildren, and 3 sisters, Lois Krulik (Frank) of North Judson, Mary Lou Hemmelgran (Bill) of Portland, IN, and Betty Bobcek (Kevin) of North Judson. He was preceded in death by a son, Michael Ray Schacht, brothers, Bill and Harold Schacht, and a sister, Donna Hounshell. Visitation will take place Tuesday, February 5, 2019 from 3-7pm (CT) at M.C. Smith Funeral Home. Funeral services will take place Wednesday, February 6, 2019 at 11am (CT), with visitation one hour prior to services, at St. Peter Lutheran Church in North Judson. Burial will follow at the Highland Cemetery in North Judson. Please make memorial contributions to Riley's Hospital for Children or St. Peter Lutheran Church in North Judson.


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Previous Events

Visitation

Tuesday

5

Feb

3:00 PM 2/5/2019 3:00:00 PM - 7:00 PM 2/5/2019 7:00:00 PM
MC Smith Funeral Home

153 E. Washington St
Knox, IN 46534

MC Smith Funeral Home
153 E. Washington St Knox 46534 IN
United States

Visitation

Wednesday

6

Feb

10:00 AM 2/6/2019 10:00:00 AM - 11:00 AM 2/6/2019 11:00:00 AM
St. Peter Lutheran Church

810 W. Talmer Ave.
North Judson, IN 46366

St. Peter Lutheran Church
810 W. Talmer Ave. North Judson 46366 IN
United States

Service

Wednesday

6

Feb

11:00 AM 2/6/2019 11:00:00 AM - 12:00 PM 2/6/2019 12:00:00 PM
St. Peter Lutheran Church

810 W. Talmer Ave.
North Judson, IN 46366

St. Peter Lutheran Church
810 W. Talmer Ave. North Judson 46366 IN
United States

Cemetery Details

Location

Highland Cemetery Final Resting Place

1795 E. State Road 10
North Judson, IN 46366

1795 E. State Road 10 North Judson 46366 IN
United States
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