Obituaries

Orville Leroy Oelschlaeger 1930 - 2015

Orville Leroy Oelschlaeger, 84, Tonganoxie, KS, November 21, 2015. Funeral service will be 10 am November 25, 2015 at the Jarbalo United Methodist Church. Visitation 5-8pm Tuesday at the Quisenberry Funeral Home, Tonganoxie. Burial in Fall Creek Cemetery, Leavenworth, KS. Orville was born November 22, 1930 in Tonganoxie, KS, the son of Daniel and Herriett (Scheller) Oelschlaeger. He was a graduate of Dafer School in Leavenworth County. He served in the U.S. Marine Corps, and worked as a Refrigeration Engineer for Mid-Continent Underground Storage, and as a Farmer. He was a member of the Jarbalo United Methodist Church, and was Past Master of the Henri Masonic Lodge #190 AF&AM, Tonganoxie. He was preceded in death by his first wife, Dorothy Jean Backstrom on October 14, 1985. He is survived by his wife, Rosalie, of the home; three sons, Mark A. Ottawa, KS, Gary S. Tonganoxie, KS, John W., Lawrence, KS; two brothers, Everett Oelschlaeger, Tonganoxie, Richard (Helen) Oelschlaeger, Basehor, KS; one sister, Anetta (Bob) Parsons, Shawnee, KS; 11 grandchildren, and 4 great-grandchildren. The family suggests memorials to the Jarbalo United Methodist Church.