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SCHALLER HAZEL I. (PUEHLER) Hazel I. Schaller, 81, of Perrysburg, passed away peacefully surrounded by her family on, Friday, October 14, 2016, at Kingston of Perrysburg. Hazel was born January 22, 1935, in Swan Creek Township in Fulton County to Elmer E. and Loretta M. (Fleitz) Puehler. She married Glenn E. Schaller on April 19, 1958, and he preceded her in death on April 27, 1998. Hazel was a lifelong member of St. John's Lutheran Church in Stony Ridge, Ohio. She was active in the altar, worship and music committees. She was friends with everyone in her Parish and community. She carried on her family's tradition of selling produce, canned goods, and crafts at the Toledo Farmer's Market. She enjoyed numerous crafts, gardening, spending time with her Bunco group, and supporting the family farm and business. Family and friends have been Hazel's passion. Hazel enjoyed many activities with her children, grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She looked forward to spending winters in Florida and eagerly returning to Perrysburg in the spring. She is survived by her children, Joe (Mary) Schaller of Perrysburg, Kathy (Rick) Emch of Pemberville, Jeff (Mickey) Schaller of Perrysburg and Steve (Chris) Schaller of Perrysburg; grandchildren, Laura Schaller, Johnna Timmons, Jake Emch, Tyler Schaller, Stuart Schaller, Brecken Schaller, Sarah Schaller and Jenny Schaller; four great-grandchildren; sisters, Grace Davidson, Mary McClure, brother, Jim Puehler; and friend, Glen Eckel. Hazel was preceded in death by her husband; parents; granddaughter, Stephanie Emch; sisters, Wilma Ott and Alice McDowell; and brother, Howard Puehler, Sr. Friends will be received Wednesday, October 19, 2016, from 2-8 p.m. at Witzler-Shank Funeral Home, 222 E. South Boundary Street, Perrysburg (419-874-3133). Visitation will continue at 10 a.m. at St. John's Lutheran Church Stony Ridge, 5520 Fremont Pike, Stony Ridge, Ohio 43463 with funeral services beginning at 11 a.m. with Pastor Cindy Ritter, officiating. Burial will follow in Fort Meigs Union Cemetery. The family would like to thank all of her friends, caregivers, Waterford at Levis Commons, and Kingston Rehabilitation in Perrysburg for all their care and support. They would also like to thank Hazel's sister and brother-in-law, Mary and Dan McClure, and brother and sister-in-law, Jim and Carol Puehler, for all of their help and support. Memorial contributions may be made to St. John's Lutheran Church in Stony Ridge or St. Jude's Children Research Hospital, 262 Danny Thomas Place, Memphis, TN 38105. Condolences may be made online to the family at As published in The Blade
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