Donald Eugene Schoettmer, 75, of Jasper, TN, passed away, Wednesday, October 17, 2012.
He was born and raised in Anderson, IN and moved to Jasper in 2008. Mr. Schoettmer was the owner of a family bakery, in Winchester, IN, until 1982 and attended New Beginnings Church.
He was preceded in death by his son, Dewey Joel Schoettmer; parents, William H. and Olive Pauline Neighbert Schoettmer; brother, Lawrence Schoettmer; and son-in-law, Ron Trueblood.
He is survived by his wife, Shirley McLin Schoettmer; sons, John (Karen) schoettmer and Tim (Greg Edwards) Schoettmer; daughters, Gail Trueblood, Donna (Jeff) Miller and Michelle Griggs; 12 grandchildren; 17 great-grandchildren; and one great-great-grandchild.
The family will receive friends from 6-8 p.m. CDT, on Friday, October 19. Funeral services and interment will be held in Anderson, IN.
Local arrangements are by Tate Funeral Home.