MICHAEL RAYMOND SCHECHINGER, 74, of Westphalia (Svcs. 2/28/13)


February 25th, 2013 by Ric Hanson

MICHAEL RAYMOND SCHECHINGER, 74, of Westphalia, died Sat., Feb.23rd, at his home. A Mass of Christian Burial service for MICHAEL SCHECHINGER will be held 10-a.m. Thu., Feb. 28th, at the St. Boniface Catholic Church in Westphalia. Pauley-Jones Funeral Home in Harlan has the arrangements.

Visitaition at the St. Boniface Catholic Church Parish Hall is on Wed., from Noon until 9-p.m., with a Wake service at 5:30-p.m.  The family will greet friends at the church, from 4-until 8-pm Wednesday.

Burial will be in the St. Boniface Cemetery.


His wife – Mary, of Westphalia.

His sons – Michael (Karen) Schechinger, of Westphalia; Bob (Carol) Schechinger, of Treynor, and Roger Schechinger, of Menifee, CA.

His daughters – Susan Schechinger & Ron Yockey, of Kirkman; Bonnie (Tony) Cairney, of Westphalia, and Sherie (Steve) Hollander, of Glenwood.

His step-daughter: Linda (Kevin) Gaul, of Waterloo.

His step-son: John (Vicki) Holler, of Waterloo.

His sisters – Agnes Wehr, of Westphalia; Jane Ragsdall, of Hiram, GA; and Joyce (Stan) Ulmer, of Harlan.

His sisters-in-law, 24 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren, other relatives & friends.