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Lydia Oldham Schuetz, 70, of Palacios passed away January 17, 2018. She was born March 6, 1947 to Virginia Nell Motes Oldham and Ney Oldham Jr. She started her Teaching career in Bay City and spent her last 28 years with Palacios ISD.
She is survived by her husband, Dennis L. Schuetz; son, Leland Dennis Schuetz and his wife, Nancy Herman Schuetz; sister, Nancy Howard and husband, Glenn; brother, Ney Oldham III; grandson, Jase Schuetz; niece, Rebecca Howard and nephews, Glenn Wesley Howard, Ney Oldham IV and Nolan Oldham.
She was preceded in death by her daughter, Ann Schuetz and parents.
Visitation will be held Thurs., Jan. 18, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. at Richardson-Colonial Funeral Home in Port Lavaca and again on Fri., Jan. 19, 2018 from 5-8 p.m. in the Funeral Home. Saturday, January 20, 2018 will be another visitation from 1-3 p.m. at the Methodist Church in Palacios followed by funeral services at 3 p.m. with Pastor David King officiating. Burial will follow in Hawley Cemetery.
Memorial donations may be made to the American Cancer Society.
Words of comfort may be shared with the family at www.richardsoncolonial.com.