Michael “Willy” Schnur, 64, of Kiel died unexpectedly on Thursday, June 18, 2020 at Ascension Calumet Hospital in Chilton of an apparent heart attack.
He was born in Sheboygan, son of the late Willard C. and Antonia (Lulloff) Schnur. Mike attended SS Peter & Paul Grade School and graduated from Kiel High School with the Class of 1974.
Mike had previously worked for Seifert Mfg., Tecumseh Products, Kohler Company, and Sheboygan Beverage. For 25 years he was a dedicated employee of Lakeside Pepsi. He worked in delivery and later in the warehouse until his retirement. In his younger days he enjoyed bowling with family on the Lulloff’s bowling team. He played softball for Schnur’s Kiel Recreation Department team and was a former member of the Kiel Optimists. Mike was well known to enjoy spending time socializing with his many friends. He enjoyed meeting new people and could carry a conversation with just about anyone.
Survivors include his sisters, Susan (Steven) Bergin and Kaye (Peter) Erdman; brother Peter Schnur; sister-in-law Mary Ann Schnur; aunts Monica Manz and Alyce Lulloff; and nieces and nephews Jeff Schnur, Paula Schnur, Marla Degner, Dr. Ashlee (Corey Shapiro) Bergin, Seth Bergin, Ethan Bergin (Sara Ritchie), Patrick Erdman (Lindsey Mueller), Sarah (Mike) Rublee, and Jenny, Tony, and Aaron Schnur. Mike is further survived by numerous great nieces and nephews along with other relatives and many friends.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a brother, David.
A celebration of Mike’s life will be held on Sunday June 28 from 2 to 5 p.m. at the Altona Supper Club, 2306 Calumet Dr., New Holstein. Cremation has taken place.
In lieu of flowers a memorial has been established in his name for the Kiel Baseball Club or Schnur’s Stash.
Meiselwitz-Vollstedt Funeral Home of Kiel is assisting with arrangements.
Online condolences may be left at www.meiselwitzfh.com.