Nelita Schuck, 98


Nelita Schuck (nee Schultz), 98, died peacefully Saturday, Jan. 12, 2013, at Rocky Knoll Health Care Center in Plymouth, where she had been a resident for one year.

She was born on Jan. 28, 1914, in Random Lake, to the late Emma and William Schultz. She graduated from Random Lake High School in 1931. On July 17, 1938, she married Daniel Schuck of Slinger.

Nelita worked at the West Bend Mutual Insurance Company and eventually retired from the Slinger Bank. She was a longtime member of the Cedar Lake Yacht Club and participated in the Womenís Auxiliary. She was a member of St. Johnís UCC in Slinger.

She is survived by a daughter, Barbara (Robert) Pragalz of Cleveland, Wis.; two grandsons, Michael Morrissey of Davie, Fla., and Robert Daniel of Manitowoc; and a brother, Oliver Schultz of Michigan. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She is preceded in death by her husband, Daniel; brother-in-law, Harry M. Schuck; and four brothers.

The funeral service will be held at St. Johnís UCC (520 W. Washington St., Slinger, WI 53086) on Friday, Jan. 18, at 11 a.m. The visitation will be at the church from 10 a.m. until the time of service at 11 a.m. Interment will take place at Union Cemetery in Slinger.

The Phillip Funeral Home of West Bend is assisting the family; (262) 338-2050 / www.phillipfuneralhome.com.