- January 17, 1945 - March 26, 2014
- Berlin Heights, Ohio
of John's Passing
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“My condolences to the family. One of the best summer of my youth included John and Erica.... They took me on my first real trail ride on horseback. ...Read More »
1 of 10 | Posted by: Gidget Hensley Funk - Grant City, MO
“Sandy, I just saw this - was in Florida when John passed. He was always so helpful and always had a smile on his face. He was blessed to have you as...Read More »
2 of 10 | Posted by: Joanne (Krueger) Grech
Words can not say how sorry we are for your loss. Our prayers and thoughts go out to you. He will be missed.The Conservation Club will...Read More »
3 of 10 | Posted by: Gene Davis and Family
“Sandy, Jason and family, I remember the first time I met John, we just moved to Berlin Heights and he was repairing a drainage tile in front of...Read More »
4 of 10 | Posted by: Rich and Cheryl Close - OH
“To Sandra and her family are condolences go out to you, we only met John a few times but in those few times that we met he made us feel at that we...Read More »
5 of 10 | Posted by: Nick and Linda Sokoloski - OH
“We are very sorry to hear of John's passing. We have many fond memories of of the summers we spent (when we were children) visiting our Uncle and...Read More »
6 of 10 | Posted by: Nancy Ott Cappello and Laura Ott Stone - NY
“My deepest sympathy sorry I cannot be there but you are in my thoughts and prayers.
7 of 10 | Posted by: Beth Snider - Berlin Heights, OH
You are in our thoughts and prayers. We are so very sorry for your Loss. Both you and John had been so helpful to my family after my...Read More »
8 of 10 | Posted by: Angela Gillespie (Ott) - Bellevue, OH
“Sandy, words can not say how sorry we are for your loss. Bob has lost a good friend and 'brother'. He, as well as I, have only the highest respect...Read More »
9 of 10 | Posted by: Bob and Helen Stoutnar - Yuma, AZ
You are in our thoughts and prayers. We are so very sorry for your Loss. Both you and John had been so helpful to us whenever we had...Read More »
10 of 10 | Posted by: Charles and Vallery Hoy - Dublin, OH
John Richard Schuh, 69, of Berlin Heights, passed away peacefully at The Meadows at Osborn in Huron March 26th after a lengthy illness.
He was born January 17,1945 in Bellevue, Ohio to Richard and Velma (Keller) Schuh who preceded him in death.
John was a 35 year member of Plumbers and Pipefitters Local 42, of which he retired in 1992. He and his wife also were self employed with Schuh Excavating for 17 years.
John is survived by his loving wife of 34 years, Sandra Schuh (Strong-Jors), his daughter Erica Lee Mattice Ritzema (Tim), grandchildren Eric Pierce and Emma Mattice and Shane Ritzema all of Carthage Missouri. He is also survived by his stepson Jason Jors (Ann) of Norwalk, step-grandchildren Austin and Madison Jors of Helena, Ohio and Vivian Hinckley of Norwalk. Also his sister Donna Markwood (John) of Vermilion and brother and sister-in-law Rolland and Dorothy Strong of Kettering, Ohio. He is also survived by several nephews, nieces, cousins, an aunt and many many friends.
John attended Berlin Local Schools and took his welding training at Lincoln Electric in 1966.
John was a member of Maple City Eagles Aerie #711 in Norwalk, The Berlin Twp. Farmers and Hunters Conservation Club since 1976, of which he was a Trustee for many years, and a life member of the NRA. He was a member of the Lake Erie Antique Power Branch 103 Early Day Gas Engine and Tractor Association for 5 years.
Friends may call on Sunday March 30 from 2:00 to 4:00 and 7:00 to 9:00 at the Morman-Hinman-Tanner Funeral Home, 38 South Street, Berlin Heights. Services will be held on Monday March 31 at 10:30 at the funeral home. Chaplin David Clarke will be officiating. Private entombment will take place at Meadow Green Memorial Park.
Online condolences may be left at www.mormanfuneralhome.com
In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made to Stein Hospice, 1200 Sycamore Line, Sandusky 44870 or the Berlin Twp. Conservation Club, P.O.B. 183, Chapin Rd., Berlin Hts. 44814