Obituaries for April 2, 2016
Norman L. Schuller
Norman L. Schuller, 76, devoted husband, father, grandfather, brother and uncle, passed away on Friday, March 18, 2016. He was born in Dubuque, Iowa on Nov. 10, 1939.
Norm worked for United Airlines for more than 35 years until he retired in 1995 and relocated to Princeville, Kauai in 2005.
Since moving to Kauai, Norm volunteered many hours at Na Aina Kai Botanical Gardens and the Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge and Lighthouse and was recently recognized for his many volunteer hours. In addition to being an active volunteer in the community, Norm and Julie appeared annually at holiday celebrations throughout the island as Santa and Mrs. Claus, bringing joy to the children of Kauai at Christmastime. Norm was larger than life and we have been blessed to have had him in our lives. He truly will be remembered forever by his loved ones.
He is preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Leona Schuller, his late wife, Sharon Jipson Schuller, and two sisters Barbara and Marilyn. He is survived by his devoted wife, Julie of Princeville; daughters, Dawn (Brad) Miller of Castle Rock, Colorado, Wendy (Greg Szydlowski) Schuller of Boulder, Colorado, Alison (Dan) Lego of Denver, Colorado; son, Brian (Tisha) Schuller of Boulder, Colorado, and six grandchildren, Megan and Ethan Miller, Matthew Szydlowski, Carter and Alec Schuller and Sophie Lego; his brother, Wayne of Mendota Heights, Minnesota, and many nieces, nephews, brothers, sisters-in-law and dear friends.
A celebration of Norm’s life will be held at 10:30 a.m., Saturday, April 9, 2016, at Geilenfeld Funeral Home, 309 1st Avenue NE, Oelwein, Iowa 50662 with a burial to follow at Woodlawn Cemetery. In addition, a celebration of Norm’s life will be held on Kauai later this summer. The family requests that, in lieu of flowers, donations be made to Na Aina Kai Botanical Garden, P.O. Box 1134 Kilauea, HI 96754 or Kilauea Point National Wildlife Refuge P.O. Box 1128, Kilauea, Hawaii 96754.
Miss Hannah Nachie Nozaki
Miss Hannah Nachie Nozaki, 85, of McCully, Oahu, passed away on March 22, 2016, in Honolulu. Born in Hanapepe, Kauai, she was a retired housekeeper for the Colony Surf Hotel.
She is survived by her nephews, nieces, grandnephews and grandnieces. Visitation from 2 p.m. on Friday, April 8, 2016, at Hosoi Garden Mortuary; service at 3 p.m.