Eugene Edmund Schettler 1901-1992
From the funeral card provided by Sharp Funeral
Home Service, Carroll, Iowa
Eugene E. Schettler died Saturday,
February 22, 1992, at St. Anthony Hospital in Carroll at the age
of 90. Eugene was born on December 9, 1901, at Breda, Iowa, the
son of Bernard and Emma (Hoebing) Schettler. He married Clara Stork
on February 14, 1928, at Our Lady of Mt. Carmel Church in Mt. Carmel,
Iowa. The couple farmed in the Breda and Mt. Carmel areas for many
years. Eugene founded the Schettler Seed Co. in 1947, which is now
part of ICI Seeds of Coon Rapids. He was also an Iowa Mater Pork
Produced and an avid antique car collector. He was a member of St.
Lawrence4 Parish in Carroll.
He is survived by his wife, Clara; children, Irma
Fischmeyer, Irene Reynolds, Donna Schettler, Edwin Schettler, Joan
Danser, Ruth Mescher, Elmer Schettler, and Melvin Schettler; 38
grandchildren; 39 great grandchildren; a brother, Ray Schettler;
and sisters, Colette Grote, Marcella Gross, Sister Karen, Sister
Lucille, and Rita Lorenz.
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