Jackie Schlueter

Born on: January 21, 1940
Departed on: October 25, 2009

Visitation: October 31, 2009 at 2:00 pm
Service: October 31, 2009 at 3:30 pm
Burial: Private Family Interment Services

Jackie Schlueter, 69, Cloverdale passed away on October 25, 2009. She was born on January 21, 1940 in Los Angeles, California and was the daughter of the late Thomas Fredrick and Bertha Bud [Stiewart] Confar. She was married to Jerry, her husband of 45 years, who preceded her in death on September 14, 2009. In addition to her parents and husband she was preceded in death by her half-brother Tom Confar; sister-in-law Mary Schlueter; and great nephew Romondo Undray Lewis, Jr.

She is survived by a daughter Christy Terry and husband Steve of Spencer, IN along with granddaughters Ruthanne and Rebecca Terry; daughter Kelly Newby and husband Craig of Cloverdale, IN along with granddaughters Madison and Alexa Newby; a brother Earl Kelly Confar and wife Judy of Carver, MA; half-brother Leonard Confar and wife Nancy of Columbus, OH; brother-in-law Don Schlueter and wife Judy of Detroit, MI; brother-in-law Stan Schlueter of Seward, NE; brother-in-law Bob Schlueter and wife Angie of Cedar Rapids, IA; sister-in-law Jane Smith and husband Gene of Lincoln, NE; and several nieces and nephews.

Funeral services will be held on Saturday, October 31, 2009 at 3:30 PM at the Whitaker Funeral Home, Cloverdale, with Chaplain Judy Schlueter officiating. Visitation will be on Saturday, October 31, 2009 from 2:00 PM to 3:30 PM at the funeral home.

Jackie lived her life for others. She worked for the United States Postal Service for 30 years, serving as postmaster of the Putnamville, Indiana Post Office for 28 of those years. She was a member of the South Putnam Community School Corporation Board of Trustees for 12 years, always putting the needs of students first. She volunteered for the Health Services Clinic and The United Way for many years. Jackie helped found the Putnam Enrichment Program. She spent countless hours helping families fill out financial aid paperwork to be able to attend college. She loved shopping for needy families at Christmas time. Her most favorite times were those spent with her four granddaughters.

Please send memorial contributions to Putnam County Childrens Christmas Gift Fund, P.O. Box 116, Putnamville, IN 46170 to be used for local families in need this Christmas season.

Condolences may be sent to the family at: cds@whitakerfuneralhome.net