OBITUARY

Harold Arthur Schaus

October 7, 1931July 14, 2014
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Harold Schaus, 82, of Temple City, California, passed away July 14, 2014, at Con Carino Board & Care facility in Pasadena, California.

Harold was born October 7, 1931, the oldest of 2 children born to Arthur and Amelia Schaus in Lone Oak, Minnesota. The family moved to Maywood, California, in 1942. The following year, his father died suddenly. Harold graduated from Bell High School, attended trade school, and went to work at Owen Roofing company as a bookkeeper. He served his country in the U.S. Army during the Korean War. He retired from Owen Roofing in 1992.

On July 5, 1969, he married Sharon Hendrikson. Their 24 year marriage was blessed with 2 children. Sharon passed away in 1993. Sharon and Harold were long time members at Emmaus Lutheran Church in Alhambra, California.

Harold was a private man who enjoyed fishing, playing chess, stamp collecting, and listening to old records. Faith was important to Harold, and he will be remembered for his love of family, fishing, & friends.

He is preceded in death by his parents, Arthur & Amelia and his wife Sharon. Survivors include his sons, Maynard Schaus & his wife Kathy, and Maurice Schaus and his wife Kelly Taylor-Schaus; his brother Marvin Schaus and his wife Shirley; five grandchildren, as well as by extended family & friends.

Services

  • Visitation Wednesday, July 16, 2014
  • Graveside Service Thursday, July 17, 2014
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Harold Arthur Schaus

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Elaine & John Aird

July 21, 2014

Our deepest sorrow on the passing of Mr. Schaus. Maynard spoke with such respect and love for his father so we can tell Mr. Schaus was a remarkably wonderful man. May his soul rest in peace.

Deanna & Bill Kraiger

July 18, 2014

Harold will be missed. For twenty one years his Christmas card was the first to arrive and that started the season for me. It was a pleasure and comfort to know he was my daughter's father-in-law. May God continue to bless his family.

wendy hopkins

July 17, 2014

Looking through the pictures, just brought a whole bunch of memories back. Especially the ones of your mom. I am so sorry for you loss. It breaks my heart too. xoxo

Chris Preitauer

July 17, 2014

I only knew Mr. Schaus by looking at the values and fine character that he poured into his sons. My condolences and prayers of healing to the family.

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