Roger Anthony Schulte, age 84, passed away on Saturday, November 26, 2016, at the Park View Haven Nursing Home in Coleridge, NE.
Roger was born on October 15, 1932 in Bow Valley, NE to Anton John and Gertrude Elizabeth (Schmidt) Schulte. He graduated from Holy Trinity High School in 1950. Roger worked as a master carpenter on major projects in various locations, including Alaska, Hawaii, and Arizona. He was a member of the Carpenters Local Union in Phoenix, Arizona, where he lived for many years.
He was married to Karla Jean Brown on October 25, 1968 until her death in 1993. Later, he married Sharon Shannon on September 9, 1995.
Roger is survived by his daughter, Carol (Mike) Lowe of Colorado Springs, CO; ex-wife Sharon of Sunrise Beach, MO; two stepsons, Ramon (Nadean) Shannon of Sunrise Beach, MO and John (Kathy) Chapman of Phoenix, AZ; four grandchildren, Joyce Bitzer and Samantha, John, and Deanna Shannon; two sisters, Mary Ann Hans of Yankton, SD and June (Linus) Lange of Bow Valley, NE; two brothers, Charles (Genny) Schulte of Emerson, NE and Marty Schulte of South Yankton, NE; two sisters-in-law, Marcie Schulte of St. Helena, NE and Lorraine Schulte of Hartington, NE; many nieces and nephews and cousins.
He was preceded in death by his parents; wife Karla; four brothers Marvin, Harold, Hubert, and Leo; two sisters Lucille Keller and Mildred Becker.
Per his request, there will be no services.
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