Eldon H. Schuessler

October 8, 1931February 22, 2018

Eldon H. Schuessler, 86, of Edmond, Oklahoma, died February 22, 2018, surrounded by his family and friends. He was born October 8, 1931, in Newton, Kansas, the son of the late Emma and William Schuessler. He was the oldest of 3 siblings. Eldon served in the U.S. Army as a military policeman. He graduated from The University of Wichita in 1960. He married Patricia Ann Martin on September 8, 1962. After graduation he was employed by the U.S. Air Force as an industrial engineer for 34 years. He also recruited engineering graduates for the Department of Defense. Eldon is survived by his wife Pat; daughter and son-in-law Jan and Wendell Winn; daughter Jamie LaFerr; grandchildren Devin and Karsten LaFerr and Korbi Wood; great granddaughter Rori LaFerr; and sister Mary Lou Williams. He was preceded in death by his brother Alvin Max Schuessler. A graveside service is scheduled for 11:00am Wednesday, February 28 at Sunny Lane Cemetery in Del City, Oklahoma.


  • Graveside Service Wednesday, February 28, 2018

Eldon H. Schuessler

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Kerry Dolejsi

February 27, 2018

Pat Jamie and Jan, family. My thoughts and prayers are with you. Eldon was a great father ,educator and inspiration too us all.. He was always there to give advice or willing too help anyone that he could. Eldon was more than a friend he was part of our family. It was a honor to have had Eldon in my life for so many years.

Kerry Dolejsi

Ron Bledsoe

February 26, 2018

One of the finest men I ever worked with during my career at Tinker.

Jo Jones

February 26, 2018

Pat, I was so sorry to hear about Eldon. My thoughts are with you at this difficult time.

February 26, 2018

Offering my sincere condolences to the family. May the wonderful memories continue to provide a measure of comfort and peace to your family. Please be strengthened and encouraged by the words found at 1Thessalonians 4:14

G Oubre

February 25, 2018

I am so sorry for your loss. May the God who "binds up the brokenhearted" and "comforts all who mourn" sustain you during this difficult time. (Isaiah 61:1,2). My prayers are with your family.

Marc Schuessler

February 24, 2018

Pat, Jan and Jamie, So sorry to hear about Eldon. Thoughts and prayers to all of you. -Marc, Debbi, Rachel, Matthew and Nathan