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James Schueller

December 30, 1980 — February 8, 2022

James “Jim” Schueller

Los Angeles, California

Services for Jim Schueller, age 41, of Los Angeles, formerly of Primghar who passed away on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, at his residence. His memorial mass will be held at 11:00 A.M. on Saturday, February 26, 2022, at St. Anthony’s Catholic Church in Primghar with Father Tim Hogan ~ Officiating.

Burial will be held at a later date at Calvary Cemetery in Primghar.

Visitation will be held after the memorial mass at the Primghar Community Building.

Arrangements are under the care of the Eldridge Family Funeral Home in Primghar.

James (Jim) Robert Schueller, the son of Ronald and Dian (Henslick) Schueller was born on December 30, 1980, in Primghar, IA. Jim attended the South O’ Brien Public Schools from kindergarten until he graduated high school in 1999. Jim attended Grinnell College from 1999 through 2003 where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in the field of history. While attending Grinnell College he earned varsity letters numerous times in the sports of baseball and football.

After moving from the state of Iowa, Jim spent several years in the Phoenix, AZ metro area before moving to Los Angeles, CA where he called home. Jim spent his life doing what he loved, meeting new people, being a free spirit and working as a professional physical fitness trainer, as well as playing the guitar in several bands (a trait passed down to him from his dad). Jim loved his family dearly, rarely missing a large Schueller family gathering and never missing an opportunity to pass down firsthand knowledge to his two younger brothers.

Jim passed away on Tuesday, February 8, 2022, reaching the age of 41 years and 39 days.

Left to rejoice in the memories made with Jim are his parents Ronald and Dian Schueller of Primghar, IA, his sister Danielle DeGroot of Archer, IA his younger brother Jonathan (Jamie) Schueller of Chandler, AZ, his youngest brother Anthony (Katie) Schueller of Primghar, IA. Jim had four nieces, Alyssa Peltier and Samantha DeGroot and Tori and Emmaly Schueller. Jim felt blessed to have an abundance of cousins, nieces, and nephews.

Jim is preceded in death by his grandparents Herb and Berdella Schueller, Maj. Gen. James R. Henslick and Myrtle Henslick, uncles, Jerry Schueller and John Henslick, aunt, Gayle Henslick, cousins, Nancy (Peitzmeier) Rase, Amy Peitzmeier, Madison Duhsmann and Dylan Henslick.
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Service Schedule

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Saturday, February 26, 2022

11:00 - 11:30 am (Central time)

St. Anthony's Catholic Church

375 S. Green Ave., Primghar, IA 51245

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Calvary Cemetery


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