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“Happy Veteran's Day Dad. Miss & Love ya.. ”
1 of 17 | Posted by: Dan Schaut - Salt Lake City, UT

“Well Pa, you've been gone a year now. We miss you just as much today as we did yesterday. I wrote Mom and you a poem and thought I'd share. Hope you...Read More »
2 of 17 | Posted by: Dan Schaut - Salt Lake City, UT

“Hey POP! Really missed talking to ya yesterday! Chatted with Mom for a bit.She seems to be doing pretty good, but of course you knew that.We all know...Read More »
3 of 17 | Posted by: Bob Schaut - Salina, KS - Son

“Just wanted to wish you a Happy Veteran's Day, Dad. We miss you... ”
4 of 17 | Posted by: Dan Schaut - Salt Lake City, UT

“Leave it up to you, Dad, to get me a Birthday Message after you have left us. Thanks Pa (and Ma!)... We might not have seen eye to eye on everything,...Read More »
5 of 17 | Posted by: Dan Schaut - Salt Lake City, UT

“Our thoughts and prayers are with you all in this time of sorrow. He was a wonderful man and will be remembered dearly. Words can not express the...Read More »
6 of 17 | Posted by: Lisa Powell (Schaut) - IL - Niece

“I know that it is difficult to say goodbye to Duaine. I know that you will miss him greatly. It will be weird for us, as well. I am so very glad...Read More »
7 of 17 | Posted by: Cheryl Link and Ollie Pedersen - CO

“To Duane's Family, We are very sorry for your loss. I wish we had known Duane as an adult. I only remember him and his brother Jimmy as young boys...Read More »
8 of 17 | Posted by: Patricia Schaut McMartin - MI

“My favorite memory of my grandpa is watching him play with miya at his house on the floor and eating cheerios. He was the greatest grandpa and he...Read More »
9 of 17 | Posted by: jami - salina, KS - granddaughter

“We would like to share oue condolence with the family of Duaine Schaut. He will be missed by all of us. We will remember him in our prayers. May...Read More »
10 of 17 | Posted by: Philip M Schaut - Cadillac, MI

“Uncle Duaine seemed to always have a smile on his face and be in a good mood. He never shyed away from saying "HI" to you and see how you were doing...Read More »
11 of 17 | Posted by: Troy Chrisman - Kingsford, MI

“To the Schaut Family, Our thoughts & prayers are with you during this time of sorrow. With our deepest sympathies, ”
12 of 17 | Posted by: The Patrick Flynn Family - MI

“Love & Miss You-- our thoughts & prayer to the Schaut Family <3 ”
13 of 17 | Posted by: Dan, Sharon & Sara - UT

“You will be greatly missed & loved dearly. Love U All <333 ”
14 of 17 | Posted by: Dan, Sharon & Sara Schaut - UT

“This is such a difficult time for all of you and we want you to know that you are in our thoughts and prayers. Love, Jody, Danielle and Matthew ”
15 of 17 | Posted by: Jody Ludkey - IL

“Our deepest sympathies go out to you and your family. You are in our thoughts and prayers. Love Brian, Amy, Olivia, Evan, Ellie, Madelyn DeBock ”
16 of 17 | Posted by: Brian DeBock - Sutton, MA

“To the family of Uncle Duaine, We are so sorry to hear that he has passed away. May God be with you during this time. I will keep you all in my...Read More »
17 of 17 | Posted by: Joella (Schaut) Lindlbauer - MI

Duaine F. Schaut,
74 of Aurora, passed away on Monday, Sept. 12, 2011 at his home. He was born on July 10, 1937 in LaBranche, Michigan, son of the late Clifford P. and Louise M. (Gunville) Schaut. Duaine was raised in this area and in May of 1955 he enlisted in the United States Air Force. He served with the Air force for twenty two years, retiring in 1977. Duaine married the former Frances Chrisman on December 8, 1956 in Milwaukee, WI. Following Duaine's retirement from the Air Force, they returned to the area and he worked as an electrician for Pride Manufacturing and Grede Foundry for over seventeen years, retiring again in 2000. Duaine was a member of American Martyrs Church in Kingsford. He enjoyed gardening, woodworking, cutting firewood and hunting. Duaine especially enjoyed spending time with his grandchildren.
He was preceded in death by two sisters, Connie DeBock and Jeanine Paquin and two brothers, Donald and Garris Schaut.
He is survived by his wife, Frances
Sons, Joseph (Susan) Schaut of Mt. Horeb, WI, Steven (Jackie) Schaut of Kingsford, Robert (Pam) Schaut of Salina, KS and Daniel (Sharon) Schaut of Salt Lake City, UT
Brother, James (Sharon) Schaut of Beecher, WI; sisters, Sharon Felice of Detroit, MI and Betty (Lester) Paquin of Detroit.
Grandchildren, Elizabeth and Harold Schaut, Jeremy Wolfe; Michael, Tyler and Trever Schaut; Jami Schaut and Sara Schaut. Great grandchildren, Miya and Adryan Garcia.
Step Mother, Cybil Schaut of Iron Mountain. Also by, many nieces and nephews including a special niece, Melody Schaut and numerous brothers and sisters in law.
Visitation will be held on Thursday from 4:00pm to 6:30pm at the Erickson-Rochon and Nash Funeral Home in Iron Mountain. The funeral service will be on Friday at 11:00am at American Martyrs Church in Kingsford. Fr. Joseph Gouin will offer the Mass of the Christian burial.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial will be established in his memory.
Condolences may be expressed to the family of Duaine Schaut online at
The family has entrusted the Erickson-Rochon & Nash Funeral Home of Iron Mountain with the funeral arrangements.