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Obituary for Frank F. Schanus

Frank F. Schanus, "Buster" age 90, of Thornton, CO, formerly of Shakopee, MN, passed away on Monday, August 14, 2017, at The Villas at Sunny Acres in Thornton, CO.
Born on February 20, 1927, in Eden Prairie, MN, the son of Frank A. and Mabel (Logan) Schanus.
Buster served in the military during World War II, and he was a member of the Shakopee V.F.W. Post 4046. Prior to retirement, Frank worked as a heavy machinery operator in the gravel pit industry.
Preceded in death by first wife, Elaine Schanus; brother, Donald "Blacky" Schanus, (Donald's children, Ty and Jennie). Survived by his wife, Gladys; son and wife, Jim and Lucy Schanus; sister, Toppie and husband Bud Yahnke; sister, Shirley and husband Pete Breuers; grandson, Jamie Schanus and fiancé Jessika Fischer; grandson, Jesse Schanus; granddaughter, Krystal and husband Thomas Smith; step-daughter, Sharon Wood and spouse Lori Tielke; sister-in-law, Nancy Schanus; numerous nieces and nephews.

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9:00 AM - 10:45 AM
First Presbyterian Church

909 Marschall Road
Shakopee, MN 55379





11:00 AM
First Presbyterian Church

909 Marschall Road
Shakopee, MN 55379

Officiating is the Reverend Ray Kruger. Serving as pallbearers are grandsons, Jamie Schanus, Jesse Schanus; great-niece, Sarah Hagen; nephew, Don Yahnke; friends, Bob Weckman, Lori Tielke. Military honors will be provided by the Shakopee Veteran's Honor Guard.

Cemetery Details


Valley Cemetery

1639-1851 4th Ave E
Shakopee, MN 55379


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