In Memory of



Obituary for Mr. John Schuett

SCHUETT, John Charles – 1948-2019

After a valiant battle with cancer, John Schuett passed away on Saturday, October 26, 2019. Dedicated husband for 51 years to Joan (née Sprung). Devoted father to Sandra (Dave Wheelihan), Steven (Jennifer) and Stacey (Arlo Petterson). Survived by his siblings Willis (alias Fred) (Bev Schuett) and Mary (Ken Hebden), sister-in-law Judy Andrews and many nieces and nephews. Predeceased by his parents Wilbert and Margaret (née Bruder) and his infant brother Wayne. John will be deeply missed by his beloved dog Oliver and his 1954 Ford Crestline.

John was a 44 year employee of Alpha Owen’s Corning, an avid horseshoe player, pigeon breeder and classic car enthusiast. His love of animals, sense of humour and compassion will be remembered by all who knew him.

Friends are invited to the Gilbert MacIntyre and Son Funeral Home, Hart Chapel, 1099 Gordon Street, Guelph on Monday, October 28, 2019 from 4-7p.m. A service will be held in the funeral home chapel on Tuesday, October 29, 2019 at 10a.m. Private cremation and interment at a later date. If so desired, memorial donations to Hospice Wellington would be appreciated by the family. Online donations and condolences can be made at

A special thanks to Dr. Shafir for her compassionate care, also to nurse Kelly Caldwell - his cutie.