Shelby  County  Indiana


The  Shelbyville  News
August 17, 1999
Hildreth M. Schuler, 82, Modesto, Calif., died Aug. 1.  Former Shelbyville resident and had relatives here.
Born Feb. 10, 1917, in Shelbyville, d/o  Irvin and Ethel (Raines) Howery.  Married  Paul F. Schuler on April 21, 1935, and he preceded her in death on Feb. 3, 1989.
Purchasing agent for Hughes Aircraft until her retirement in 1978.
Member of Centenary United Methodist Church, Modesto, Calif., Omega Nu Tau sorority, the Newcomer Club and the Encore Club.
Graduate of Shelbyville High School.
Survivors include two sons, Richard Schuler, Salida, Calif., and  Phillip Schuler, Lawton, Okla.; three grandchildren; and four great-grandchildren.
Memorial services Centenary United Methodist Church.
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  News
Monday November 2, 1981
Mrs. Margaret Schuler, 73, former Shelbyville resident, died at 8 a.m. Sunday in Los Angeles, California.
Daughter of  Wesley and Nancy (Lackey) Ivie, born April 21, 1908, Shelbyville.
Married to Robert Schuler; he preceded her in death in 1978.
Surviving are two daughters,  Mary Lou Baca and  Helen Tuttle; a brother,  Herbert Ivie, Shelbyville; two sisters,  Lula Swinehart, and Betty Ivie, Shelbyville. Three brothers and two sisters preceded in death.
Contributed by Barb Huff
Summarized by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Wednesday February 27, 1946
Page 1 column 4
Native of County Dies At Indianapolis
          Word has been received by  Miss Katherine Ensminger, of this city, concerning the death of her sister, Mrs. Anna Ensminger Schuler, widow of  Ambrose Schuler, who died Tuesday at her home in Indianapolis after a short illness.  Her home was at 27 North Holmes Avenue.
          Born in Liberty township, Mrs. Schuler was the daughter of  Julian  and  Jean McDougall Ensminger.  Her husband died two years ago.  Mrs. Schuler had lived in Indianapolis for the past twenty-five years.
          Surviving are the sister, Miss Katherine Ensminger, of Shelbyville, and a brother, John Ensminger, of Waldron.  Among several nieces and nephews surviving are  Miss Hazel McKay and  Robert McKay of this city.
          Funeral services will be conducted at 10:00 a.m. Friday at the Royster and Askin funeral home on West Washington street in Indianapolis.  Burial will be about noon that day in the Vienna cemetery in Rush county.  Friends may call at the funeral home any time Thursday and on Friday until the hour of the service.
Contributed by Barb Huff for Bob McKenzie

A  Shelbyville  Newspaper
Thursday, July 11, 1935
Mrs. Caroline Schuler, Mother of
Ed Schuler, Died at 5:30 O'clock
Yesterday in Washington
          Mrs. Caroline Schuler, mother of  Ed Schuler, of the Thompson road, died at 5:30 o'clock yesterday evening in Sumner, Wash., according to an announcement received here today. At the time of death Mrs. Schuler was eight-five years old.
          Mrs. Schuler, a former resident of Shelbyville and the daughter of  Henry and  Mary Haehl, was well known to the older residents of both Shelby and Rush counties. Born in Rush county, the deceased moved to Shelbyville in her youth. She moved to Washington approximately twenty years ago.
          The deceased is survived by six children,  Ed Schuler,  Mrs. Albert Coulston  and  John Schuler, all of Shelbyville;  Mrs. Frank Hastings, of Indianapolis, and  August and  Earl Schuler, both of Sumner, Wash. She is also survived by two step-children,  Mrs. Mary Schoelch, of Shelbyville, and  Mrs. Elizabeth Steckelman, of Greensburg. Her husband, Michael Schuler, preceded her in death.
          Funeral arrangements have not yet been announced.
Contributed by Phyllis Miller Fleming

The  Shelbyville  Republican
Tuesday April 20, 1909
Page 5 column 3
          Michael Schuler  died at his late home in North Hamilton street at nine-fifteen Monday morning, at the age of seventy-five years, six months and twenty-three days.  Deceased was born in Harrison county, this state.  He came to Shelbyville in 1871 and has since lived here.  He is survived by a widow and nine children - five sons,  William,  Edward,  August  and  Earl, of this city, and  John  of the First Cavalry, Stotsfield, Philippine Islands; and four daughters,  Mrs. Robert Schoelch,  Mrs. Albert Coulston,  Mrs. Carrie Traylor, of this city and  Mrs. Gus Steckelman  of Greensburg; also by seventeen grandchildren.  The funeral will be at his late home at 2 p.m. Wednesday by the Rev. Smith.
Contributed by Barb Huff  for Grace Painter

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