Bruce F. Schuettpelz, 76, of Oconto, passed away on Tuesday, Jan. 10, 2017, at Bellin Hospital, Green Bay.
Bruce was born on May 10, 1940, in Oconto Falls to the late Lester and Clara (Runge) Schuettpelz. He married Sharon Wolford on April 19, 1975.
Bruce served his country in the U.S. Navy on the aircraft carrier USS Intrepid. He enjoyed hunting, fishing and reading. Bruce was a member of Zion Lutheran Church, Oconto.
Bruce is survived by his wife, Sharon Schuettpelz, Oconto; daughter, Melissa (Henry) Craft, Menomonie; two sons, Matthew Schuettpelz, Oconto, and Jessie Longsine, Sheboygan; three sisters, Diane (Daryl) Knox, Texas, Kathy Hirvela, Green Bay, and Sherry (Duane) Weise, Waupaca; brother, Frank Schuettpelz, Gillett; brothers-in-law, Steve (Gisela) Wolford, Colorado, and Gerald Marshall, Lena; four grandchildren, Gideon, Phoebe, Cecilia and Lauren; and many nieces and nephews.