Louise H. Schitter, 90, Jasper

Louise H. Schitter, 90, of Jasper, passed away at 6:25 a.m. on Saturday, January 18, 2020, in the Northwood Retirement Community in Jasper.

Louise was born in Jasper on March 25, 1929, to Bernard and Clarissa (Steffen) Kreilein.  She married Earl Luker Jr. on May 10, 1949, in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper. He preceded her in death on March 14, 1966. She then married Levienes Schitter on November 17, 1979, in St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, and he preceded her in death on September 30, 2018.

She worked at Masterbrand Cabinets until retirement.

She was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, D of I, St. Ann’s Society, American Legion Auxiliary, VFW Auxiliary, and the Women of the Moose.

Her passion was making crafts and playing bingo with her sisters.

Surviving are one son, James (Carol) Luker, Jasper; one granddaughter, Mandy (Jason) Uppencamp, Winslow; three great-granddaughters, five great-great-grandchildren; one sister, Florence (Delbert) Angerer, Jasper; and two brothers, Dennis (Virlee) Kreilein, Jasper, and Kenneth (Marge) Kreilein, Celestine.

Preceding her in death besides her two husbands are four sisters, Marcella Rees, Anna Mae Messier, Alberta Kreilein and an infant, Joann Kreilein.

A Mass of Christian Burial for Louise H. Schitter will be held at 9:30 a.m. on Thursday, January 23, 2020, at St. Joseph Catholic Church in Jasper, with burial to follow in Fairview Cemetery in Jasper.

A visitation will be held from 3 p.m. until 7 p.m. on Wednesday, January 22, 2020, at the Becher-Kluesner Downtown Chapel in Jasper. The D of I and St. Ann’s will pray a rosary at 2:30 p.m. and the American Legion Auxiliary will conduct a memorial service at 6:00 p.m.

Memorial contributions may be made to St. Joseph Catholic Church or to a favorite charity.

Online condolences may be made at www.becherkluesner.com.


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