Friday, April 19, 2019

Brian Lee Schuetz – Obituary

Brian SchuetzBrian Lee Schuetz, 44, of Goreville, passed away at 6:27pm in Princeton, Kentucky doing what he loved, driving his truck.

Brian was born January 3, 1969 in Marion to Homer and Barbara (Girtman) Schuetz. He married Lynn Loyd on December 4, 1993 at Arnold View Freewill Baptist Church in Crab Orchard.  She survives of Goreville.

Brian loved spending time with his kids, watching sports and trucking. He had many awards showing his horse Champ. Brian loved to entertain his nieces and nephews with ghost stories. He liked to draw and enjoyed leatherwork and always greeted everyone with a big hello and a smile.  Brian was a member of Busby Chapel Church, Owner/Operator Independent Drivers Association and the 4H Club. He was a loving son, brother, husband, father, uncle and friend and will be deeply missed by all.

Survivors include:

Wife-Lynn Schuetz of Goreville


Beau Schuetz of Goreville

Jessica Schuetz of Goreville

Brilee Schuetz of Goreville

Mother and Father-Homer and Barbara Schuetz of Goreville

Brother-Brent Schuetz and wife Keesha of Goreville

Sister-Brenda Smart and husband Eric of Goreville

Several nieces and nephews

Mother and Father-in-law-Sondra and Jerry Loyd of Marion

He was preceded in death by his grandparents, Ernie and Hazel Girtman and Homer Schuetz Sr. and Helen Schuetz.

Funeral services will be held on Tuesday, December 17, 2013 at 2pm at Busby Chapel Church in Goreville with Rev. Kenny Blumenstock and Rev. Dale Billingsley officiating.  Burial will follow at Busby Cemetery. Visitation will be on Monday, December 16, 2013 at Busby Chapel Church in Goreville. Blue Funeral Home in Goreville is handling arrangements.

Memorial donations are suggested to the family for an education fund for his children and will be accepted at Blue Funeral Home/ PO Box 411/ Marion, IL  62959.  For more information or to sign the memorial guest register, please visit

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