June 8, 1930 - January 24, 2020
GREENFIELD – Claris L. Schuyler, age 89, of Greenfield, passed away Friday, January 24, 2020 at Greenfield Healthcare Center. He was born in Anderson on June 8, 1930 to Leora “Bud” and Mary (Marshall) Schuyler. Claris served in the Navy from 1949 – 1953 during the Korean War. He married Barbara J. (Anderson) Short on March 10, 2010. He worked for Chrysler on the armature line for over 30 years before retiring in 1984. Mr. Schuyler was a member of the UAW, Hancock Masonic Lodge #101, Scottish Rite, and Bethel Baptist Church. He enjoyed fishing, traveling, and spending time with his family. He is survived by his wife, Barbara J. (Anderson) Short Schuyler of Greenfield; sons, Daniel (Holly) Schuyler of Fortville, Randall Schuyler, and Rondell Schuyler, both of Greenfield; step-daughters, Marilyn (Gary) Dusang of Kennard, Rhonda (David) Long-Heberling of Brookville, and Shirley Huntsman of Greenwood; step-son, Troy (Katie) Short of Greenwood; sister, Linda Jones of Anderson; brother, Jim (Barbara) Schuyler of California; three grandchildren, Louie, Barbara, and Riley; five great-grandchildren, Jo, Paige, Addison, Willow, Temprence, and a great-grandson on the way; and many cousins. He was preceded in death by his parents, Leora “Bud” Schuyler and Mary (Marshall) Crim; wife, Carol (Ballard) Schuyler; brother, Donald Schuyler; sisters, Nettie, Janet, and Carla; and brother-in-law, Jerry Jones. Visitation will be held on Wednesday, January 29, 2020, from 11:00 a.m. until 1:00 p.m. at Erlewein Mortuary & Crematory, 1484 W. US Hwy. 40, Greenfield, IN 46140. A masonic service will follow visitation at 1:00 p.m. at the mortuary. Pastor Tommy Hensley will be officiating. Burial with Full Military Rites by Greenfield Veterans Honor Guard will follow at Park Cemetery in Greenfield. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions may be made by mail to the Parkinson's Foundation, 200 SE 1st Street, Suite 800, Miami, FL 33131, by website at www.parkinson.org, or Bethel Baptist Church, 1610 S. State St, Greenfield, IN 46140, by website at www.bethelbcg.org, or envelopes will be available at the mortuary. Friends may share a memory or condolence at www.erleweinmortuary.com.
GREENFIELD – Claris L. Schuyler, age 89, of Greenfield, passed away Friday, January 24, 2020 at Greenfield Healthcare Center. He was born in Anderson on June 8, 1930 to Leora “Bud” and Mary (Marshall) Schuyler. Claris served... View Obituary & Service Information
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