John Frank Schatz


NOVEMBER 23, 1924 - AUGUST 7, 2017

John passed away peacefully on Monday, August 7, 2017 in Regina Wascana Grace Hospice, at the age of 92 years after a brief struggle with pancreatic cancer. He is survived by his caring family, wife Rose (Folk); son Daryl (Leah) and their children, Morgan and Ian; son Wayne (Clara), their children, Brianna, Talia, and Aurora; and daughter Donna; sisters-in-law Yvette Schatz, Lillian Fahlman and Joyce Rey; brother-in-law, Frank (Linda) Folk; and numerous nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents Anton and Anna (Burger); infant brother Joseph; brothers Frank (Mary) and Bill; sister Eva Hueser (Henry); and in-laws Emanuel Fahlman, Katherine (Mike) Hungle, and Ted Rey. The family is grateful to the staff of the Regina Wascana Grace Hospice for their compassionate care. A Memorial Service will be held at Speers Funeral Chapel, 2136 College Avenue, Regina, SK on Saturday, August 19, 2017 at 1:00 p.m. In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Regina Wascana Grace Hospice, 50 Angus Road, Regina, SK S4R 8P6 or the Canadian Cancer Society, Sask. Division, 1910 McIntyre St., Regina, SK S4P 2R3