Ronnie L. Schlueter

Error message

  • Warning: array_merge(): Argument #1 is not an array in _simpleads_render_ajax_template() (line 133 of /home/pdccourier/public_html/sites/all/modules/simpleads/includes/
  • Notice: Trying to get property of non-object in _simpleads_adgroup_settings() (line 343 of /home/pdccourier/public_html/sites/all/modules/simpleads/includes/
  • Warning: array_merge(): Argument #1 is not an array in _simpleads_render_ajax_template() (line 157 of /home/pdccourier/public_html/sites/all/modules/simpleads/includes/


Ronnie L. Schlueter, 75, of Wauzeka passed away Sunday, May 7, at home after a courageous battle with cancer. 


He was born Nov. 17, 1941, in rural Guttenberg, Iowa, to Arthur and Berdina (Weidemann) Schlueter. He was baptized in the catholic faith at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church in Garnavillo, Iowa. Ronnie graduated from MFL High School, Monona, Iowa, in 1960. He then attended auto mechanic school in Omaha, Neb. 


He was united in marriage to Angela Thiese on June 11, 1969, at the Immaculate Conception Church in Cedar Rapids, Iowa. The couple was blessed with three children. Ronnie started farming in the Guttenberg area in 1962. They then moved to Manchester and Luana farms. Finally in 1983, they purchased their Wauzeka farm which is now owned by their son Scot. Ronnie farmed for 54 years. In his spare time, he enjoyed doing things with his grandchildren and tractor pulling. 


Survivors include his wife Angie, of Wauzeka; his children Scot (Tonya) Schlueter, of Mount Hope, and Marcia Schlueter, of Wauzeka; four grandchildren Justine, Abbigail, Skyler and William; two sisters Elaine (Kurt) Biermann, of Colesburg, Iowa, and DiAna (Dale) Werger, of Garnavillo, Iowa; also a sister-in-law Mary Lee Schlueter, of Gillette, Wyom.; one brother Dennis (Clara) Schlueter, of Guttenberg, Iowa; a brother-in-law Robert Bishoff, of Garnavillo, Iowa; and numerous nieces and nephews. 


Ronnie was preceded in death by his parents; son Matthew; sister Karen; and brother Harlan.


A Mass of Christian Burial will be Friday, May 12, at 11 a.m., at St. Gabriel’s Church of the Holy Family Parish in Prairie du Chien, Rev. James Weighner officiating, with burial in the Wauzeka Cemetery in Wauzeka. Friends may call on Thursday, May 11, from 4 to 8 p.m., at the Garrity Funeral Home in Prairie du Chien, where there will be a wake scripture at 7:30 p.m.


Rate this article: 
No votes yet