Jon Schumaier, 39, Bismarck, formerly of Garrison, died Dec. 4, 2013, at his home. Memorial services will be held at 2 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 12, at St. Paul Lutheran Church, Garrison. Burial services will be private.
Jon Alan Schumaier was born Jan. 10, 1974, in Minot, the son of Dennis and Debra (Sayler) Schumaier. He was raised on a farm near Garrison and attended Garrison High School, graduating in 1993. He then attended NDSCS in Wahpeton and graduated with a degree in diesel technology. He worked as a mechanic for a few years before moving to Mandan, where he worked for Advanced Truss Fabricators as a truss designer for the last 12 years.
Jon loved fishing and never came home with an empty net. He also enjoyed hunting with his dad and brother, and spending time with his family.
Jon is survived by his children, Meghan, Bradley and Elizabeth; his parents, Dennis and Debra, Garrison; his brother, Paul (Missie) Schumaier, Moorhead, Minn.; his maternal grandparents, Marvin and Phyllis Sayler, Garrison; his uncles, Roger (Mary) Sayler, Fargo, and Darin (Karen) Sayler, Bismarck; and many cousins.
He was preceded in death by his paternal grandparents, Arnold and LaVerne Schumaier; and great-grandparents, August and Lillie Sayler, and John and Ida Hintz.
To sign the online register go to www.garrisonthompson.com. (Thompson Funeral Home, Garrison)