Kenneth R. Schuster

Kenneth R. Schuster

Gowanda NY – Kenneth R. Schuster, 87, of Gowanda NY passed away Monday October 9, 2017 at the Gowanda Nursing Home.

He was born November 11, 1929 in Buffalo NY the son of the late Richard and Marie (Petz) Schuster.

Mr Schuster worked for many years at Moench Tanning Co. in Gowanda until his retirement.

He was a Korean War Veteran having served in the US Army. He was a member of St Joseph’s RC Church in Gowanda and the Gowanda American Legion Post No. 409 and the Gowanda VFW Post No. 5007. He also was a Lifetime Member of the NRA and the Gowanda Rifle Club. He was an avid outdoorsman and loved to hunt.

Me Schuster is survived by 5 brothers Donald (Carol) Schuster, Raymond (Jeanette) Schuster, Norman (Julie) Schuster and David (Christine Rose) Schuster all of Gowanda NY and Richard (Betsy) Schuster of Florida also surviving are 2 sisters Arlene (James) Martin of Grenville NY and Irma (Richard) Thomas of Gowanda and several nieces and nephews and great nieces and nephews.

Besides his parents he was predeceased by 3 sisters Geraldine Sprawka, Marie Bartlett and Rosemary Schuster.

Friends may call at the Mentley Funeral Home Inc 105 East Main St Gowanda NY on Friday Oct. 13, 2017 from 3-7 p.m.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be said in Saturday Oct. 14, 2017 at 10 a.m. from St. Joseph’s RC Church in Gowanda NY.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery.

In lieu of flowers memorial s may be made to the charity of the donors choice.