Skip to main content

Obituary: Rodney Schumacher

Jan 04, 2015 03:07PM ● Published by Jim

Rodney Schumacher, age 82, of Randolph, died unexpectedly on Friday, January 2, 2015 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison.

The memorial gathering will be at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Fox Lake on Saturday, January 10, 2015 from 10:00 a.m. until 12:00 noon. The memorial service will follow at the church at 12:00 noon with Rev. David Knottling officiating. Inurnment will be at a later date at Randolph Cemetery.

Rodney A. Schumacher was born on August 8, 1932 in Waterloo, Wisconsin to Albert and Alma (Hensler) Schuhmacher. On March 6, 1977 he was united in marriage with Evelyn D. Bork-Hemling in Columbus. Rodney was owner of Double S Fertilizer in Randolph for a number of years. He was also a farmer and salesman for Cargill Nutrena Feeds. Rodney was a faithful member of St. John’s Lutheran Church in Fox Lake.

Survivors are his wife, Evelyn D. Schumacher of Randolph; stepsons, Randy (Kathy) Hemling of Beaver Dam, Gary (Lori) Hemling of Randolph, and Cal (Diane) Hemling of Beaver Dam; daughters, Sue (Greg) Lyons, Peggy (Kim) Kramer, both of Iowa, Nancy (Mike) Shaw of California, and Kathy (Leland) Adams of Iowa; sons, Randy (Rose) Schuhmacher and Keith (Pam) Schuhmacher, both of Iowa; very dear grandchildren, Rachel (Corey) Bradley, Robert Hemling (Megan Boomsma), Andrew (Shelly) Hemling, Aleshia Hemling (Clint Redeker), Taylor (Dan) Lange, Kayla Hemling (Tim Knight), Dustin (Leah) Hemling, Calvin (Heidi) Hemling, Lucas Hemling (special friend, Karys), Rebecca, Mark, Kari, Mark, Kristen, Seth, Shane, Samira, Jason, Brett, Derek, and Jordan; great grandchildren, Hunter, Cole, Emma, Maddie, Savannah, Griffin, Aidan, Kate, Nora, Odin, Payton, Chase, Connor, Lola, Austin, Emily, Ilyssa, Kendra, Kale, Brett, Hunter, Jersey, Ashley, Justin, Evelyn, Emery, Bennett, and Eden; sister-in-law, Ruth (Phil) Disrud; brother-in-law, Alfred (Rita) Bork; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. He was preceded in death by his parents, and brothers, LeRoy and Gordon.

If desired, memorials may be made in Rodney Schumacher’s name to St. John’s Lutheran Church or School, 110 Edgelawn Dr., Fox Lake, WI 53933.

The Koepsell-Murray Funeral Home in Beaver Dam is caring for the family. To leave online condolences, or for directions and other information, please visit our website at www.KoepsellFH.com

obituary
  • Tour de Marsh

    12/10/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Christmas at Marsh Haven

    12/10/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Christmas at Marsh Haven & Holiday Nature Craft Show. 10 am to 3 pm. Spend some family time and e...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/11/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/12/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Benvenuto's Dine Out Day

    12/12/2017
    11:00AM — 10:00PM

    Take away some of the stress of the busy Holiday Season by getting lunch or dinner from Benvenuto...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/13/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/14/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Morning Play Date

    12/14/2017
    10:00AM — 11:00AM

    Spend the morning meeting new friends at DreamBank! While the kids enjoy interactive story time a...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/15/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Tour de Marsh

    12/16/2017
    07:00AM — 10:00AM

    It is time to shake the cobwebs out of the Tour de Marsh kick-off ride and make it relevant for t...


  • Paint a Habitat Home with Blue Zones Project

    12/16/2017
    08:00AM — 02:00PM

    The Habitat for Humanity home in Juneau is ready for interior paint! Blue Zones Project invites y...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Pictures with Santa

    12/16/2017
    10:00AM — 01:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • FAMILY EVENT: Holiday Crafting

    12/16/2017
    10:00AM — 03:00PM

    Hop the Downtown Holiday Trolley and head to DreamBank with the family for free hot cocoa, a holi...


  • Beaver Dam Area Orchestra

    12/16/2017
    05:30PM

    The Beaver Dam Area Orchestra's annual holiday concert tradition. Two performances at 5:30 and ...


  • Beaver Dam Area Orchestra

    12/16/2017
    07:30PM

    The Beaver Dam Area Orchestra's annual Holiday concert tradition


  • Benvenuto's Dine Out Day

    12/12/2017
    11:00AM — 10:00PM

    Take away some of the stress of the busy Holiday Season by getting lunch or dinner from Benvenuto...


  • Beaver Dam Area Orchestra

    12/16/2017
    05:30PM

    The Beaver Dam Area Orchestra's annual holiday concert tradition. Two performances at 5:30 and ...


  • Healthy Holiday Cooking Demonstration

    12/19/2017
    06:00PM — 08:00PM

    Are you looking for holiday recipes that won’t hurt your good habits you’ve worked so hard to est...


  • Winter Break Creation Stations

    12/27/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    From glittery snow globes to sugar painted snowflakes, there’s an interactive and educational art...


  • Winter Break Creation Stations

    12/28/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    From glittery snow globes to sugar painted snowflakes, there’s an interactive and educational art...


  • Winter Break Creation Stations

    12/29/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    From glittery snow globes to sugar painted snowflakes, there’s an interactive and educational art...


  • Winter Break Creation Stations

    12/30/2017
    11:00AM — 02:00PM

    From glittery snow globes to sugar painted snowflakes, there’s an interactive and educational art...


  • Cure Cabin Fever: The Hodag of the North Woods

    01/06/2018
    10:00AM — 02:00PM

    Meet our hodag and make yourself into a hodag! Find out what a hodag is! Plus, the first Saturday...



High School Sports
Weekly Recipes