Lloyd Frank SCHOLER, age 81, of Whitewater, Wisconsin, passed away on March 7, 2010, at his home.
Lloyd was born in Hampshire, Illinois on March 22, 1928, the son of Frank and Olive (Lietitz) Scholer. He graduated from Hampshire High School in 1945. Lloyd served his country in the U.S. Navy from 1945 until 1947. On September 10, 1949, Lloyd married Sharon Ashby. Sharon preceded him in death on December 17, 2006. Lloyd was a heavy equipment operator and a member of Local Union #150 for over 50 years. He worked with Zimmerman and Kahler Contractors of Huntley, Illinois and for Gluth Brothers of Woodstock, Illinois. After his retirement he worked with the Wisconsin DNR for 10 years. He was a member of American Legion Post #673 of Huntley, Illinois and the American Legion Post #166 of Fort Atkinson, Wisconsin. He was an avid packer fan and a great outdoorsman.
Surviving are: Son: Frank Scholer, TN, Daughter: Barb McCune, Whitewater, WI, Daughter: Cindy Farley, Harvard, IL, Son: Dale Scholer, Whitewater, WI, Daughter: Sherry (Ron) Jacobs, Harvard, IL, Daughter: Judy (Larry) Bottcher, Harvard, IL, Daughter: Sandra (Tony) Schaffer, Harvard, IL, Son: Tom Scholer, Elkhorn, WI.
He is also survived by over 60 grandchildren with many great and great-great-grandchildren.
Lloyd was preceded in death by his parents, two sons: William Scholer in 1999 and Robert Scholer in 2007, three sons-in-law, two brothers and a sister.
Private Family services are to be held at a later date.
The Nitardy Funeral Home of Whitewater is assisting the family.
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