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Eugene Stephen Schindler

December 19, 1934 ~ March 24, 2021 (age 86)


Eugene Stephen Schindler, 86, loving husband and father, passed away on March 24. He was a 38 year resident of Sherwood. He was born in St. Louis to Jacob and Margaret and is survived by brother Tim of Huntsville, AL. He will be reunited with his former siblings Jo, Don and Stephanie and his loving wife of 59 years, Doris.

Eugene and Doris have five surviving children including Gene, Kathy, David, Mark and Megan. He is also the patriarch of 17 grandchildren including Stephen, Chas, Andrew, Evan, Collette, Chad, Dean, Justin, Eli, Josh, Noah, Paige, Riley, Lukas, Landon, Lincoln and Logan. He also has 3 beautiful great-grandchildren Cali, Easton and Scarlett. He is also loved and supported by his children through marriage Sara, Jeff, Jon and Michele.

Gene had a long, prosperous career and spent 35 years working for Associates Financial Corporation. Earlier in life, he served in the U.S. Army as a Specialist III. He grew up in St. Louis and began family life there. His family later moved to Terre Haute, Indiana, Lexington, Kentucky and finally Sherwood, Arkansas.

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