Douglas T. Schaller, 54, died Friday, March 8, 2013 at Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City
Douglas T. Schaller, 54, died Friday, March 8, 2013 at Western Plains Medical Complex, Dodge City. He was born May 23, 1958 in Manhattan, Kan. to James L. and Pauline E. (Schmidt) Schaller. Doug touched the lives of everyone he met. He was fun-loving and taught compassion, patience and respect for life towards those who were mentally and physically challenged. He is survived by his father of Offerle; three brothers, Bruce of Overland Park, David of Murfressboro, Tenn., and Ken of O’Fallon, Mo.; and two sisters, Jeniece Fortin of Dayton, Md. and Brenda Neal of Nashville, Tenn. He is preceded in death by his mother, Pauline. A Parish Vigil will be held at 7 p.m. Monday, March 11th at the St. Joseph’s Catholic Church, Offerle. The Funeral Mass will be held at 2 p.m. Tuesday, March 12 at the Church. Fr. John Strasser will be officiating. Inurnment is at the St. Joseph’s Cemetery near Offerle. Memorials are suggested to Arrowhead West c/o Minnis Mortuary, PO Box 516, Bucklin KS 67834.