Pixley Funeral Home


Melvin "Mel" Schott

February 25, 1934May 4, 2021

Melvin “Mel” Schott of Auburn Hills, Michigan passed away on May 4th, 2021 at the age of 87. He was born in Mt. Clemons on February 25th, 1934 to Clarence and Elsie Schott. Mel married his beloved wife Nancy (nee Jones) Schott on December 3, 1966. In both the Air Force and the Army he honorable served his country for over 6 years. He then went on to work as a Letter Carrier for the United States Post Office.

He is survived by his wife Nancy Schott; sons Jeff (Shelly) and Tom (Tanya); grandchildren Jeannie, Christian, Andrew, Gregory, and Emily; and great-grandchildren Avallyn, Leo, Emma, and Bennett.

A visitation will be held on Thursday, May 6th, at Pixley Funeral Home in Auburn Hills from 6 PM to 8 PM. Mel’s funeral service will held the next day on Friday, May 7th, at Pixley Funeral Home at 11 AM with the family accepting guest from 10:30 AM until time of service. In lieu of flowers donations may be made to Compassus Hospice.


  • Clarence & Elsie Schott, Parents (deceased)
  • Nancy (Jones) Schott, Wife
  • Jeff Schott (Shelly), Son
  • Tom Schott (Tanya), Son
  • Jeannie, Christian, Andrew, Gregory & Emily, Grandchildren
  • Avallyn, Leo, Emma & Bennett, Great Grandchildren


  • Visitation

    Thursday, May 6, 2021

  • Visitation

    Friday, May 7, 2021

  • Funeral Service

    Friday, May 7, 2021


Melvin "Mel" Schott

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Tom Tanghe

May 5, 2021

Mel worked for the City of Auburn Hills in the Senior Services Department for a number of years. Everyone who knew him enjoyed being around him. He was dedicated to helping our senior citizens and he was devoted to the Auburn Hills community. All of us at the City of Auburn Hills have Mel's family in our thoughts and prayers.

Tom Tanghe
City Manager

MIke Selimi

May 5, 2021

Sorry for your loss. My deepest condolences to you and your family.

Jim Hudson

May 5, 2021

So very sorry to hear of your loss. I will be praying for God to comfort you, sustain you, and give you peace through this difficult time