Harley Schaedig1950 - 2018
Harley Roger Schaedig age 68 of Ocqueoc Township
passed away peacefully at McLaren Northern
Michigan Hospital in Petoskey on April 2, 2018,
following a recent cancer diagnosis.
He was born January 29, 1950 in Rogers City
to George and Elsie (Grulke) Schaedig.
Harley graduated from Onaway High School in 1968, On July 27, 1974 he
married Pamela Molzan at St. John Lutheran Church in Rogers City.
Harley attended Alpena Community College then went on to Ferris
State University where he earned his Accounting Degree, He earned his
Master’s Degree in Business Administration from Central Michigan
University. Harley raised cattle and sheep on the family farm while he
also worked at the UAW Family Education Center in Onaway. He retired
in 2010 after 35 years of dedicated service, He enjoyed hunting, fishing,
bowling and coaching his son’s Little League teams. He loved spending
time with his family and being in the woods.
He is survived by:
2 children, Harlan (Kelli) Schaedig of Lansing and
Jenny (Nathan) Higgins of Long Prairie, Minnesota;
4 grandchildren, Abbey Schaedig, Matthew Schaedig, Christopher Higgins
and Emma Higgins;
brothers, Larry (Diane) Schaedig of Rogers City,
Edgar (Janet) Schaedig of Alpena and
Leroy (Mary) Schaedig of Alpena;
sister-in-law, Sally (Richard) Kosloski of Alpena.
Harley was preceded in death by his parents, George and Elsie, and
a brother, Raymond.
Friends may visit at the Beck Funeral Home on Friday from 4:00 until
8:00 p.m, with a prayer service at 7:00 p.m, Visitation will resume on
Saturday at Immanuel Lutheran Church in Moltke Township from
10:00 a.m. through time of service at 11:00 a.m. with Pastor Eric Voigt
Interment will take place at Immanuel Lutheran Cemetery.
In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Immanuel Lutheran Church
or St. John Lutheran School in Rogers City in memory of Harley Schaedig.