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“I had the distinct privilege of not only working for Maurice but also learning alot about the funeral industry and how to properly treat a family...Read More »
1 of 15 | Posted by: Larry Wilmeth - Weatherford, OK

“Mary and Family:Cris and I were so sadden to learn of Maurice's passing. He was a very good friend and it was our pleasure to have known such a...Read More »
2 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Mr. Schooler was such a treasure to so man people, he leaves a void that will never be filled. My thoughts are with his family. ”
3 of 15 | Posted by: Megan Smith - Beaver, OK

“Dear Mary, Jim, Suzanne and Tom,Maurice was a true gentleman in every sense of the word. He is leaving a wonderful legacy for all to remember. He...Read More »
4 of 15 | Posted by: Brenda Riggs - Austin, TX

“Dear Mary, Jim, and family. May the love of family, friends, and the memories you share bring you comfort during this difficult time. My love to...Read More »
5 of 15 | Posted by: Barbara Richardson - Amarillo, TX

“As a young pastor at First Baptist Church in Groom, Maurice Schooler taught me much about professionalism, genuine compassion, and friendship. May...Read More »
6 of 15 | Posted by: Barry Bradley - Orange, TX

“Always enjoyed talking to a gentleman with a good heart & spirit I'll miss you friend Vernon ”
7 of 15 | Posted by: Vernon Smithson - Amarillo, TX

“Mary, Jim and Schooler family, I am so sorry to hear of Maurice's passing. He was such a wonderful and kind man! My thoughts and prayers are with...Read More »
8 of 15 | Posted by: Jerry Bell - Greenville, PA

“Mary, and family sorry to hear if Maurice passing our thoughts and prayers are with you at this time.Leon and pat Seagraves Clearwater Florida ”
9 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“Jim, our thoughts and are prayers are with you and your dear family. He left a legacy here in Amarillo. ”
10 of 15 | Posted by: Paulette Scott - Amarillo, TX

11 of 15 | Posted by: KELLEY - OH

“I'm sure I speak for a lot of people in the town of Groom.... Your husband and dad were a huge part of our community, even though you don't live...Read More »
12 of 15 | Posted by: A friend

“So sorry, really a nice man ”
13 of 15 | Posted by: Cliff Bickerstaff - Amarillo, TX

“It has been my family's honor and privilege to have known Maurice and his family since having Schooler Gordon Funeral Home on West 9th...we will miss...Read More »
14 of 15 | Posted by: Debbie & Rusty Roush - Amarillo, TX

“God rest your soul sweet man...RIP ”
15 of 15 | Posted by: Toni Stamper - Manor, TX - friend

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Maurice was born on April 2, 1934 and passed away on Thursday, September 14, 2017.

Maurice was a resident of Amarillo, Texas at the time of passing.

Maurice graduated from Amarillo High School in 1952 and then from St. Louis College of Mortuary Science.

He served in the United States Navy and married Mary Koehler in 1959.

Memorial Mass will be celebrated at 11:00 AM, Saturday, September 16, 2017 at St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church with Pastor John Valdez, Monsignor Harold Waldo and Rev. Jim Schmitmeyer officiating. Private family interment will be held at Llano Cemetery. Condolences may be shared at www.schoolerfuneralhome.com Memorial Mass at the St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church at 11:00 AM on September 16, 2017. September 16, 2017 11:00 AM St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church 4100 South Coulter Amarillo, TX 79121 Memorial Mass at the St. Thomas the Apostle Catholic Church at 11:00 AM on September 16, 2017.

The family suggests memorials be made to Heal the City, 609 S. Carolina St, Amarillo, Texas 79106; Olivia's Angels, P.O. Box 950, Amarillo, Texas 79105 or Immaculate Heart of Mary Building Fund, 411 Ware Ave, Groom, Texas 79039.