Rick Paul Schaller

Rick “Wilbur” Schaller

Rick Paul Schaller “Wilbur”, age 57, of Friendship, Wisconsin died Thursday, February 2, 2017 at his home.

A Private family memorial service will be 3:00 p.m. Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at Arkdale Trinity Lutheran Church. Rev. Terry Skildum will officiate. Visitation will be Thursday, March 2nd, 2017 at the church from 2:00 p.m. until the time of service. Interment will be at the Trinity Lutheran Church Cemetery, Reeseville, Wisconsin.

Rick was born September 2, 1959 in Fond du lac, Wisconsin to Elmer and Evelyn Schaller. He married Sherry Thiel on Dec. 5, 1981 in Reeseville, Wisconsin. He worked as a truck driver and mechanic in Big Bend, Wisconsin. Rick moved to Adams-Friendship in 1998.

Rick enjoyed working outside on his mini-farm, driving his Ford pick-up, playing darts, and spending time with his grandchildren.

Memorials may be directed in Rick’s memory to his family.

Rick was preceded in death by his parents, Elmer and Evelyn Schaller; brother, Wayne (Marion) Schaller;
sister, Viann Salmi; granddaughter, Katrina Schaller; and brother-in-law, Robert Fandrey.

Ex-Wife: Sherry Schaller of Branson, Missouri
Daughter: Spring Miller of Adams, Wisconsin
Daughter: Debby (Vance Zoellick) Schaller of Hillsboro, Wisconsin
Daughter: Jamie Huck of Adams, Wisconsin
Brother: Charles (Tess) Schaller of Woodruff, Wisconsin
Brother: Russell (Heidi) Schaller of Watertown, Wisconsin
Sister: Rose Fandrey of Waterloo, Wisconsin
Brother-in-law: Waino Salmi of Reeseville, Wisconsin
Grandchildren: Cassie, Alex, Sierra, Hailey, Corey, Emily, Michael, Mason, Samantha, Kevin, Leah
Step-Grandchild: Kaeitlyn

Roseberry’s Funeral Home is assisting the family. Visit www.roseberrys.com for online condolences and further information.

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  1. Tisha says:

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  2. cassie schaller says:

    i love u grandpa u were a amazing guy i wish u were still here with us u ment the world to me i cudnt believe it u were a amazing gpa to us i miss u so much….. 😙😙😭😭 u will always b in my heart forever

    love ur oldest granddaughter cassie (Chubby)

  3. Laura and Derrick says:

    Me and Derrick are so sorry for your loss. We liked your dad so much. He had such a great sense of humor and we enjoyed him a lot. We will think of him often as well as his family and pray for you all

  4. Elana Ackley- Wettstein says:

    Sorry for your loss.

  5. Hailey Miller says:

    Grandchild here,
    Grandpa was always a hard working person to make his family happy, even though these past few years were hard for him… He is in a way better place now up above <3 . Just remember he's watching over us! Also, remember all the great memories you had with him<3
    He was the best grandpa ever, even though we weren't always on good terms. It was always good to spend time with y0u grandpa <3

    <3 i love you, rest in peace <3

  6. Bernie and Lois Zech says:

    I know you dont know me but i am Ricks sister. My name is Lois Zech and my husband name is Bernie Zech. You have our most deepest sympathy. I am so sorry to hear this. I am so glad that we got to meet you one time so many years ago at a wedding. i will always remember that day as long as i live but you wouldt take your sun glasses so i could see your full face with no sun glasses. R.I.P. Richard until we meet. I Love You Always.

  7. Judy Alderman says:

    So sorry for your families loss