Mr. Oscar J. Schad, 87, of Purdy, passed away at 2 p.m. Sunday, October 25, 2009.
He was born February 8, 1922 in Purdy, to Casper and Matilda (Schnieder) Schad. He was united in marriage to Lillian Rupp on November 27, 1949 in Purdy.
Oscar was a retired farmer and carpenter, and a member of St. John's Lutheran Church at Stones Prairie near Purdy.
He is survived by one daughter: Donna Stokes, of Joplin, Missouri; one sister: Irene Murray, of Eureka Springs, Ark.; and two grandsons, Derek and Daniel Stokes, of Joplin.
He was preceded in death by one son: Doyle Schad; two brothers and six sisters.
Visitation was held Tuesday, October 27, 2009 from 6 till 7:30 p.m. at Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home in Monett.
Church services were held at 10:30 a.m. Wednesday, October 28, 2009 at St. John's Lutheran Church at Stones Prairie with Pastor Philip Wolfe officiating. Burial followed in the church cemetery.
Memorial donations can be made to St. John's Lutheran Church at Stones Prairie.
Online condolences can be made at www.bennettwormington.com.
Arrangements are under the care of Bennett-Wormington Funeral Home of Monett, Missouri.