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4/14/2017 Email this articlePrint this article 
Merlyn 'Buck' P. Schau
Merlyn "Buck" P. Schau, 90, of Grand Mound, died Friday afternoon, April 14, 2017, at Westwing Place in DeWitt.

Merlyn Peter Schau was born Dec. 23, 1926, in DeWitt to Peter and Marjorie Freeman Schau. He married Irene Wilslef Nov. 26, 1954, in Muscatine. Buck farmed and did construction work much of his life. His wife preceded him in death Nov. 11, 1999.

Buck enjoyed farming, repairing things and helping others.

Surviving are a brother and sisters-in-law, Lester and Phyllis Schau of DeWitt, Betty Schau of Calamus, and Ruth Schau of Lost Nation, and nieces and nephews.

In addition to his wife, Buck was preceded in death by his parents and two brothers, Marvin and Ronald.

At his request, no visitation or service will be held.

Condolences may be expressed at schultzfuneralhomes.com

Schultz Funeral Home of Grand Mound is caring for the arrangements.

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