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Tony Lee

July 2, 1948 – August 7, 2018

Tony Schut
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"We are honored to provide this Book of Memories to the family."
— Chappell Funeral Home
" You will be so missed by all who knew you. I am so blessed to have been a small part of your life. God held you in his arms and took away..."
"My thought and Prayers are with you all"
"Tony: A faithful, humble servant of and passionate ambassador for Jesus Christ; a loyal, loving husband, son, father, brother, grandfather,..."
— Pastor Curry & Barbara Pikkaart
"Tony will no doubt be missed in our Community. His kindness, hard work and dedication for our kids and the young adults he’s mentored..."
— Amanda Skellie
"It is with deep sympathy to hear this. May your family remember the good times they have shared with you. You were an inspiration to many..."
— Anne Taylor
"Prayers to the Schut family."
— Jon Paine
"Please know that I lift Yous up in love and prayer that God grants Yous peace and quietness during this time. May Yous find comfort in..."
— Bonnie De Kraker Stene
"He was such a good guy. My thoughts are with you Delores, Joe, and the whole Schut family. "
— Jan Howard

Obituary for Tony Lee Schut

Tony Lee Schut, age 70, has joined our Lord and Savior on August 7, 2018. Tony passed away at home with his loving family by his side. He is the son of Adrianna DeKraker and the late Albert Schut. Tony was a vegetable farmer for over 30 years, then joined the Fennville Public Schools in 2000 working in building and ground maintenance and also transportation until he retired in July of 2018. He also served as an elder at his church, Hope Reformed Church in South Haven. Tony coached track and field for over 10 years, being inducted to the Hall of Fame in February of 2018.

Tony is survived by his loving wife of 49 years, Delores Schut. He is also survived by his son, Joseph (Ann) Schut; grandchildren, Dylan, Tyler, Ely and Emily Schut; siblings, Albert Schut Jr., Linda MacHaila, Diana (Eric Kiander) Moelker, Dan (Pam) Schut, Lyle (Diane) Schut, Todd (Lorie) Schut, Lisa (John) Kiss; sister in laws, Donna (Stan) Johnston, Sharon McNeal; brother in law, Mike (Peggy) Hough; special nephew, Chris Johnston; and many nieces, nephews and cousins.

A visitation will be held at Chappell Funeral Home, 637 W. Main St. Fennville, MI 49408, on Friday, August 10, 2018 from 2-4 PM and 6-8PM. Funeral service will be on Saturday, August 11, 2018 at Hope Reformed Church, 1365 Monroe Blvd., South Haven, MI 49090, at 11 am, with a visitation starting one hour prior at 10 am, Pastor Steve Smallegan officiating. Interment will take place at the Fennville Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, donations in Tony’s memory can be made to Wings of Hope Hospice in Allegan, 530 Linn St., Allegan, MI 49010 or to Hope Reformed Church in South Haven. Chappell Funeral Home is assisting the family with arrangements, an online registry can be found at

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First Visitation

When Friday, August 10th, 2018 2:00pm - 4:00pm
Chappell Funeral Home
637 W. Main St.
Fennville, Michigan 49408
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Second Visitation

When Friday, August 10th, 2018 6:00pm - 8:00pm
Chappell Funeral Home
637 W. Main St.
Fennville, Michigan 49408
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Service Information

Saturday, August 11th, 2018 11:00am
Hope Reformed Church
1365 Monroe Blvd.
South Haven, MI 49090
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Visitation one hour prior from 10-11 AM.

Interment Information

Saturday, August 11th, 2018 1:00pm
Fennville City Cemetery
Hwy M-89, Fennville, 1/2 miles west of city limits
Fennville, MI 49408
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