Edward A Schnulle Jr.

1926 - 2021




  Polo, IL Edward A. Schnulle Jr., age 94, passed away on Thursday April 1, 2021 in Serenity Hospice and Home, Oregon, IL.  Ed was born on June 15, 1926 in Lincoln Township, IL the son of Edward A. & Mae E. (Watts) Schnulle.  He graduated from Polo High School.  Ed married Marian Wessels on December 31, 1950 in Sterling, IL. 

  Ed farmed in Polo Area all his life.  Ed served on the Lincoln Township, Ogle County Board, and the St. Mark’s Lutheran Church Council. 

  Ed is survived by his wife: Marian Schnulle for 70 years; daughters: Marilyn (Don) Nelson, Polo, IL, Marcia (Joe) Flessner, Amboy, IL, and Marlys (Robert) Carpenter, Milledgeville, IL; sister: Harriet Dambman, Milledgeville, IL; 10 grandchildren: Ryan (Robyn) Nelson, Renee (Mark) Boyle, Lori (Josh) Christen, Kimberly (Nick) Mumm, Kayla (BJ) Payne, Kelly (Gage) Borchelt, Derek (Katie) Flessner, Bridget (John) Newcomer, Steven (Samantha) Blake, and Ralph Carpenter; 15 great grandchildren: Natalie, Logan, Samantha, Kendall, Lexi, Jeremiah, Laney, Gage, Abel, Blake, Teddy, Emma, Beau, Aspen, and Easton.

  Ed is preceded in death by his parents.

  Private family funeral services are being held in St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Polo, IL with Pastor Terrie Wilder officiating.  Burial will be held in Oakwood Cemetery, Mt. Morris, IL.

  Memorials to St. Mark’s Lutheran Church, Serenity Hospice and Home, and The Meadows Assisted Living of Franklin Grove.

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Fred & Sue Schnulle & daughters

April 8, 2021 9:39 AM

We pray the love of God surrounds you during your journey through grief
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Gayle & Gloria Habeck

April 6, 2021 10:59 PM

Gayle & I send our sympathy to you Marian and to your family. We pray you'll receive much comfort and assurance as you morn Ed's absence. We are so encouraged by your presence in our lives and look forward to a soon visit here or with the LORD. Maranatha!

Ralph Carpenter

April 3, 2021 10:46 AM

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April 2, 2021 8:54 PM

Condolences to all members of Ed's family. Always so much fun to see & tease with him and Marian at the concerts. Lovingly, Kathy & Bill Clark

joyce and irvin toms

April 2, 2021 10:48 AM

wow. this is a shock. just saw this fri am. i will miss talking to him  and
seeing him at the church suppers .  his humor and personality  made him liked by everyone he met. our thoughts and prayers  go out to marian and the girls and family he will be missed by all who knew him . God bless-- joyce and irvin toms

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