Alvin J Schilcher

Alvin J Schilcher

Male 1948 - 2016  (67 years)

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  • Name Alvin J Schilcher 
    Nickname Jim Schilcher 
    Born 07 Nov 1948 
    Gender Male 
    Died 16 Feb 2016 
    Buried St Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom, Wisconsin Find all individuals with events at this location 
    • A.J. "Jim" Schilcher, 67, of Freedom, passed away unexpectedly at his home on Tuesday, February 16, 2016. He was born on November 7, 1948, son of Alvin and Emilye (Courtney) Schilcher. Jim and Carol were married on December 13, 1969. They enjoyed 46 years of marriage together and were blessed with four daughters and 12 grandchildren.

      Jim worked at Kay Distributing for 27 years, and was currently employed by Lamers as a school bus driver. He truly loved driving school bus and looked forward to seeing all of the children on his route each day. Jim's greatest love was his family. His family and grandchildren meant the world to him.

      Jim is survived by his wife of 46 years, Carol; daughters: Jennifer Schilcher, Emily (Jim) Duescher, Ericka (Tim) Wolff, and Maggie (Jeff) DeCoster; grandchildren: Jacob (Jessica Thiele), Amber and Mason Schilcher, Owen, Abby and Hadley Duescher, Noah, Ethan, Ella and Maddy Wolff, Emma and Drew DeCoster; his mother, Emilye (Len) Brumbaugh; siblings: Paul, Charles, Tom (Lisa), and Patrick (Jen) Schilcher, Sally Hugley and Christine Wadzinski; brother-in-law, Dick (Peggy) Bunn and sister-in-law, Betty Thomas; many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

      He was preceded in death by his father, Alvin; father and mother-in-law, Clifford and Helen Thomas; brothers and sisters-in-law: Judy (George) Berg, Mary Beth Bunn and Bruce Thomas; a nephew, Andy Bunn and a niece, Sarah Reilly.

      Funeral services for Jim will be held at 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, February 21, 2016, at the Verkuilen-Van Deurzen Family Funeral Home FREEDOM LOCATION, N3972 Columbia Ave., Freedom. Visitation will be at the funeral home on Sunday from 1:00 p.m. until the time of the service. Interment will be in St. Nicholas Cemetery, Freedom. In lieu of flowers, a memorial has been established. For online condolences, please visit

      The family would like to sincerely thank the Freedom First Responders for their efforts.

      Jim cherished his lifelong friendship with Bruce and Brenda Ceneski.

      Dear Papa,

      We will cherish the time that we got to spend with you, the rides in your bug car, the endless hugs and kisses and the memories. You are forever in our hearts. We love you!


      We were beyond blessed to have such a caring, giving and loving Father in our lives. Thank you for always being there for us. We love you!


      You were taken too soon. I love you. Carol
    Person ID I164276  Little Chute Historical Society
    Last Modified 11 Nov 2018 

    Father Alvin Norbert Schilcher,   b. 17 Sep 1925,   d. 02 Aug 1995  (Age 69 years) 
    Mother Living 
    Family ID F17859  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

    Family Ancestors Living 
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    Family ID F176572  Group Sheet  |  Family Chart

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