John F. Schlegel, 60 of Mabton died Monday, Jan. 30, 2006, at Kadlec Medical Center in Richland.
He was born Sept. 15, 1945 in Denver, Colo. to Edmund and Helen (Shea) Schlegel. He married Pat Nunn in Golden, Colo. In 1974 they moved to Mabton.
He is survived by his wife, Pat Schlegel of Mabton; two daughters, Naomi Mills and husband, Jim, and Lydia Brace and husband, Tony, all of Salem, Ore.; three sons, Joshua Schlegel and wife, Jennifer, of Grandview, Caleb Schlegel and wife, Rachel, of Prosser, and Benjamin Schlegel of Mabton; six grandchildren; and one brother, Larry Schlegel of Sanford, Fla.
He was preceded in death by his parents.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, Feb. 4, 2006, at 10 a.m. at Mabton Grace Brethren Church, Mabton.