- Local Guide
Donald L. Schuckers, 72, Brookville, died Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at home.
He was born Jan. 17, 1940, in Brookville, a son of the late Lorraine M. and Martha L. (Hinderliter) Schuckers.
Sept. 8, 1964, in Winchester, Va., he married Norma Wolfe, who survives.
He was a veteran of the U.S. Army Reserves.
Mr. Schuckers worked as a union carpenter for Hallstrom Construction in DuBois.
He was a member of the Carpentersâ€™ Union Local 947, and the John M. Read Lodge No. 536 F&AM in Reynoldsville.
Mr. Schuckers loved farming, fishing, RV camping, and was an avid outdoorsman. He especially loved his family.
In addition to his wife, surviving relatives include two daughters, Amy S. Fraccola of Brookville and Julie M. Linde and husband Jeffrey of Marietta, Ga.; a son, James Donald Schuckers and wife Angela of Brookville; three sisters, Mary Ann Mineweaser and husband Gene of Brookville, Carol Ebersole and husband Ronald of Cleona, and Elizabeth Jane Crooks and husband Alan of White Plains, N.M.; a brother, Gary L. Schuckers and wife Barbara; of Brookville; seven grandchildren, Anthony, Cody, Julia, Michael, Alyssa, Aaron and Shealene; a great-granddaughter, Aaliyah; and numerous nieces and nephews.
Friends will be received from 2 to 4 and 7 to 9 p.m. today at the McKinney Funeral Home, Brookville.
A funeral service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, April 6, 2012, at the funeral home with the Rev. Kevin Bockus and the Rev. Katrina Landre officiating.
Interment will be in the Milliron Cemetery, Pine Creek Township.
Memorial contributions may be made to the Hahne Regional Cancer Center, 100 Hospital Ave., DuBois, Pa. 15801, or DRMC Hospice, 100 Hospital Ave. DuBois, Pa. 15801.