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Arnald Schuster

November 18, 1962 ~ October 10, 2017 (age 54)

Arnald L. Schuster, 54, passed away on Tuesday, October 10, 2017 in Phetchaburi Providence, Thailand. 

Arnald was born in Topeka, Kansas to Leland and Rita (Hurla) Schuster on Nov. 18, 1962.  He grew up in the Morrill, Kansas community and graduated from Sabetha High School.  After completing technical training in Beloit, he worked in the Wichita, Kansas area before moving to Thailand.  In Thailand, he taught English, opened a computer café and later a real estate business. 

Arnald enjoyed spending his leisure time in the forest near his home and on the ocean beach.  He captured many species of wildlife in his photos as well as numerous photos of Thailand landscapes and infrastructures.

He was predeceased by his parents and a son, Erik Leland, who died in infancy.

Arnald is survived by six siblings:  Cecilia Swatton of Red Bank, New Jersey; Gerald Schuster of Hiawatha, Kansas; Theresa Baumgartner of Hiawatha, Kansas; David Schuster of Sabetha, Kansas; Harland Schuster of Morrill, Kansas; and Marcia Fessler of Salisbury, Missouri, as well as nine nieces and nephews.

Mass of Christian burial will be held at the Sabetha Sacred Heart Church at 9:00 a.m. on Saturday, November 11, 2017.  Private inurnment will be in the Mount Calvary Catholic Cemetery near Holton.  The Popkess Funeral home in Sabetha is handling arrangements. 


 Service Information

Memorial Mass
November 11, 2017

9:00 AM
Sacred Heart Catholic Church
1031 South 12th
Sabetha, Kansas 66534

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