Lee A. Schumer

A funeral will be held Saturday, May 14, 2022 for 75-year-old Lee A. Schumer of Perryville, Missouri who passed away Friday, May 6, 2022 at the Independence Care Center of Perry County in Perryville, MO.

He was born September 27, 1946 in Hannibal, Mo., the son of Ivo Edward and Mary Rita (Hayden) Schumer who both preceded him in death.

Lee and Patricia Ann Guin were married September 11, 1971 at Good Shepherd Catholic Church in St. Louis, Mo. They were blessed with 50 years of marriage, she survives in Perryville.

Survivors also include two daughters and a son: Stephanie (Andrew) Rogers of Troy, Mo., Scot (Sarah) Schumer of Troy, Mo., and Renee (Dan Bowles) Schumer of St. Louis, Mo.; four sisters: Juanita (Don) Ponder of Overland, Mo., Jackie (Buzz) Parker of Troy, Mo., Tammy “Punkie” (Gene) McKinney of Jackson, Miss., and Cyncie Bauer of Wentzville, Mo.; two brothers: Ed (Marilyn) Schumer of Perryville, Mo. and Gerald (Kathy) Schumer of Gladstone, Mo.; a brother-in-Law: Roger Reilly of Raleigh, N.C.; nine grandchildren and four and half great-grandchildren.

He was also preceded in death by a sister: Debbie Reilly; and a brother-in-law: Jim Bauer.

He was a United States Army Veteran.

He was a member of St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church Perryville.

Lee was a 1964 graduate of St. Vincent de Paul High School Perryville and a 1968 graduate of St. Benedicts Catholic College in Atchison, KS.

He was an accountant for St. Mary of the Barrens Perryville for 10 years.

He was a member of the Perco Hunting & Fishing Club.

Visitation will be 9-10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2022 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Perryville.

A funeral mass for 75-year-old Lee A. Schumer of Perryville will be celebrated at 10 a.m. Saturday, May 14, 2022 with the Rev. Joe Geders C.M. officiating.

Military Funeral Honors will be provided by the American Legion Post No. 133 and The Delta Team.

Memorial contributions may be given to Alzheimer’s Association.

Lee chose to donate his body to the St. Louis University School of Medicine for scientific study.

Online condolences may be made at www.fordandyoungfuneralhome.com.