Frederick Schulmeyer

Funeral services for Fred Ernest Schulmeyer, 73, Leon, KS (formerly of Lawrence, KS) will be held 1:00 p.m. Saturday, February 13, 2010 at Warren-McElwain Mortuary.   Private Burial will be in the Vinland Cemetery.  He died February 7, 2010 at his home in Leon, Kansas.

He was born on April 27, 1936 in Lawrence, Kansas the son of Ernest Philip and Louise Katherine Schulmeyer. 

He was a Farmer and was also a Truck Driver for Lawrence Ready Mix.  He was a member of the Eagles.

He married Shirley L. Higgins on May 18, 1968 in Oskaloosa, KS.  She survives of the home

Other survivors include two daughters, Connie Thompson of Higginsville, MO; Judy Faulkner of Severy, KS; one son, Johnny Schulmeyer of Kansas City, MO; eight grandchildren; 25 great grandchildren and 2 great-great grandchildren.  He was preceded in death by his son, Robert Brown, Jr; a grandchild and one great-grandchild.

The family will greet friends following the service at the Warren-McElwain Mortuary.
The family requests casual attire.

In lieu of flowers you may send contributions to Shirley Schulmeyer in care of the Fall River State Bank, 324 Merchants Avenue, Fall River, Kansas 67047.

4 Condolences

  1. Bob Brown on February 9, 2010 at 12:00 am


    I’ll miss you.

    Thanks for raising me and giving me a good home. We had some good times, you and me. I’ll never forget.

    Don’t worry, I’ll help look after grandma and bad dog. ; )


  2. Ashley Schulmeyer on February 11, 2010 at 12:00 am


    I will always love and miss you. I can’t wait to see you again.

    Love always, Ashley

  3. Bob & Betty Williams on February 12, 2010 at 12:00 am

    To the Schulmeyer family: We were very sorry to read of Fred’s passing in the Lawrence Journal World. Please accept our sincere condolences. Both of us were high school classmates of Fred’s and recall many fond memories at VRHS. Sincerely Bob & Betty Williams, Perry, Ks.

  4. annie sanders huston on February 12, 2010 at 12:00 am

    Fred, I have blessed the pleasure of knowing your granddaughter. You and Shirly have done a wonderful job with your family. And helped to raise an amazing granddaughter!

    To the family, I know you are tired of hearing this but i am so so sorry. you guys have had more than your sure of trials. I love you all!

    Now he’s hangin out with Tam.

    God Bless you all.

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