William H. Schluter

November 22, 1921 - December 19, 2020

11/22/1921 - 12/19/2020

Past Services

Visitation
Tuesday December 22, 2020
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Visitation
Tuesday December 22, 2020
6:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions
Cemetery
Wednesday December 23, 2020
Powhatan Cemetery
Powhatan Point, Ohio 43942
Directions
Service
Wednesday December 23, 2020
1:00 pm
Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes - Bellaire Chapel
441 37th Street
Bellaire, OH 43906
740-676-1611 | Directions

William H. Schluter,99, passed away Saturday, December 19, 2020, at his daughter’s home in Shadyside, OH.

He was born November 22, 1921 in Bellaire, OH a son of the late Louis and Rhetta Davis Schluter.

William was a life long resident of Bellaire, OH. He was a World War II Army Veteran who received numerous medals during his time in the service. William was a member of the Bellaire VFW post 626, American Legion post 521, Bellaire Eagles and the Sons of Italy. He retired from Ormet after working 35 years as a “pot man”.

In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death by his wife, Leia Freda Shaw Schluter.

Surviving are his daughter, Eileen Morgan, son, Louis (Debbie) Schluter and one brother, Francis E. Wells. William is also survived by four grandchildren, William Morgan, John “J.T.” Morgan, Brittany Schluter, Andrew Schluter; two great grandchildren, Kadence “Kady” Morgan and Dutch Palmer; as well as several nieces and nephews. He will also be missed by his special friend, Maxine Steadman.

Family and friends will be received at the Bauknecht-Altmeyer Funeral Homes & Crematory 441 37th Street Bellaire, OH 43906 on Tuesday, December 22, 2020 from 2:00 pm to 4:00 pm and 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm. Services will be held Wednesday December 23, 2020 1:00 pm at the Bellaire Chapel with Zach Rhodes officiating. Interment will follow at Powhatan Cemetery.

Share your thoughts and memories of William at www.bauknechtaltmeyer.com.

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Brenda Hughes
1 year ago

Dear Eileen I am so very sad to hear of your father‘s passing. My heart goes out to you and all your family. He was such a great man always willing to help others always willing to pitch in and help when things needed done. I am so glad to have got to know him. This will leave a huge hole in your heart I’m sure but remember he’s in a better place. He will always be smiling down on all of you. You were so very lucky to have him as your father and your children as their grandfather. So very blessed to of had him all these many years. All my love to each and everyone of you and Dan’s too.

John Mountain
1 year ago

So many memories of “Big Bill” at ORMET! He will be greatly missed. Prayers and condolences for the family

Judy Steele
1 year ago

Deepest sympathy and prayers to Eileen and sons. Love, Lynn and Judy Steele

OR&W Fire District
1 year ago

You are all in our prayers. May he rest in peace

Jim Tarbet
1 year ago

I am so sorry to hear about your dad’s passing. It was a joy to have seen him last year.
So many memories of our parents working with Band Parents from so many decades ago.
My sister Jeanne & I send our thoughts & prayers to you, Lou & the entire family.
GOD BLESS!!

Roberta Bragan
1 year ago

Eileen, I am sorry to hear about your father. I remember him as a very nice person. I pray that you find peace and comfort in your memories.

Roberta Bragan
1 year ago

Eileen, I am so sorry to hear about your father. I remember that he was a really nice person. I hope your memories bring you peace and comfort during this time.

Linda Masaric
1 year ago

Eileen and Family, so very sorry for the loss of your Dad and Pap. He always had a smile and a good word for everyone.

Cheryl J Skinner Tri-State Military Museum
1 year ago

May the love of God surround you and your family during this difficult time,
May you come to know that the love of God is with you always,

May your memories of William H. Schluter, give you peace, comfort and strength…

Rest now in the arms of our Lord your mission on earth is complete.
I thank you for your service to our Country and my Freedom. You will not be forgotten.
My thoughts
and prayers to the family of ….

US Army Veteran, William H. Schluter, is “A True American Hero” God Bless†

† Greater love hath no man than this, that a man lay down his life for his friends. John 15:13 †

Jo Connor
1 year ago

Sorry for your loss Eileen Bill and Jt thank you so much for sharing him. And for loving our Jess. Rest In Peace dear man