Marvin J. Schuster, 90
Delavan – Marvin John Schuster, age 90, of Delavan, died Monday, Feb. 8, 2021 at Parkview Care Center in Wells. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held Tuesday, Feb. 16, 2021 at 10:30 a.m. at Our Lady of Mount Carmel Catholic Church, in Easton, with Fr. Greg Havel and Deacon Eugene Paul officiating. Visitation will be walk through Monday, Feb. 15, 2021 from 4-7 p.m. at Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells. Visitation on Tuesday at the church from 9:30-10:30 a.m. Interment will be in OLMC Cemetery, Barber Township, Faribault County, MN. Bruss-Heitner Funeral Home in Wells is assisting the family. To leave an online condolence, please visit www.brussheitner.com
Marvin John was born Feb. 25, 1930, in Minnesota Lake, the son of John “Jack” and Florence (Meyer) Schuster. He graduated from Delavan High School and entered the United States Army April 24, 1953 and was Honorably Discharged April 22, 1955. He served in the Korean War, at Fort Lewis, Washington. Marvin was united in marriage to Patricia Ann Orcutt, on Oct. 29, 1952 in Austin, and raised their four children, Mike, Kay, David and Amy. The couple farmed near Delavan where Marv grew crops and had hogs and dairy for many years. Marv enjoyed watching the Minnesota Twins and Vikings. He liked to go fishing and was a master of fish stories. Marvin was a member of OLMC Catholic Church and a 66-year member of the Easton American Legion Post #569.
Marvin is survived by his children: Mike (Denise) Schuster, of Easton, Kay (Craig) Sonnek, of Easton, David Schuster, of Delavan, Amy (Dan) Ludwig, of Dundas; grandchildren: Stephanie (Jake) Zojonc, Danielle (Shane) Getten, Lee (April) Schuster, Jarrod Stamereilers, Alycia (Jay) Johnson, Matthew Ludwig and Brandon Ludwig; 10 great-grandchildren; in-laws: Louis Staloch, Annette Schuster and Carol Schreiber, all of Easton; along with numerous nieces and nephews and their families.
He is preceded in death by his parents; dear wife, Pat; daughter-in-law, Kathy Schuster; siblings: Marvel Staloch and Bonnie Schuster.
The family would like to thank the staff of Parkview Care Center and UHD Hospice for all the wonderful care given to Marvin.