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Bill Euler – In Our Care – May 22, 2024

Emmett William “Bill” Euler
1931 ~ 2024

Stewartsville, Missouri…Emmett William “Bill” Euler, age 92, was born August 17, 1931, in Blair, KS, to Emmett and Vera (Pfaffly) Euler, and passed away on May 22, 2024.

Bill married Hazel Neff on April 25, 1953, in St. Joseph, Missouri.

He is preceded in death by his parents; brothers, Fred, Robert, and Jerry; sister, Rosalie; and granddaughter, Erin.

He is survived by his wife of 71 years, Hazel; sister, Donna; two sons, David (Marylou) and Richard (Kathleen); 7 grandchildren; and 15 great-grandchildren; and many other relatives and friends.

He attended Highland Jr. College and Northwest Missouri State University, receiving a Master’s Degree in Education. He served in the Army from 1953 to 1956, one year in Korea. He worked in education until his retirement in 1987.

Bill and Hazel bought their first land in 1964 and moved to Stewartsville. After retirement he could just farm and serve the community.

Bill was a past commander of American Legion Post, Lions Club member, had served on the housing board and the fire district board, and was instrumental in getting rural water to his area.

He loved family, his dogs, and his cattle.  All three loved him also.  He was usually wearing a Northwest hat and bought bricks at NWMSU for all the family that attended the university.

Funeral services are scheduled for 11:00 a.m. Saturday, May 25, 2024, at Turner Family Funeral Home in Stewartsville. Burial with full military honors will follow immediately at Old School Presbyterian Cemetery

Memorial contributions may be made to Boys Town in Omaha or Old School Presbyterian Cemetery.

8 Responses to “Bill Euler – In Our Care – May 22, 2024”

  1. Gary MCCLURG May 24, 2024 at 11:14 am #

    So sorry for your loss!

  2. Gayle Russell Bond May 24, 2024 at 5:27 pm #

    Hazel and family – So very sorry to read of Bill’s passing. He was an excellent teacher and made a big difference in the lives of his students. May your memories of him bring yo u laughter and comfort, and may the love you share with him give you peace in the coming days.

  3. Ruth O'Neill May 24, 2024 at 9:28 pm #

    I am so sorry to learn that Bill has passed. He and Hazel were always so welcoming of me, treating me like family. I will miss him.

  4. Pamela Miller May 24, 2024 at 11:52 pm #

    Aunt Hazel and Family – Uncle Bill lived a wonderful life! So educated with a witty spirit and love for life. Special family memories were made. Sending blessings and love to you all! Pamela & Jeff

  5. Tim Crawford May 25, 2024 at 8:19 am #

    Sorry for your loss Dave and MaryLou

  6. Pam Mccrary May 29, 2024 at 10:30 am #

    I am so sorry for your loss. I grew up living right up the road from your family. You guys were good friends of .my parents , Max and Velda Lundy I wish I had known about this sooner but I just read it in the paper. My thoughts and prayers are with your family, Bill was a great guy and he will be missed by everyone who knew him. Sincerely, Pam Lundy Mccrary

  7. debbie May 29, 2024 at 6:55 pm #

    We (My Mom and Me) are so sorry for your loss. Bill used to come visit my Dad at my parents home when Dad could no longer leave the house with ease. We are very thankful for his kindness and friendship with my Dad John McKernan.

    Sincerely,
    Beveryly McKernan – wife of John McKernan
    Debbie McKernan – daughter

  8. Debbie McKernan May 29, 2024 at 6:56 pm #

    We (My Mom and Me) are so sorry for your loss. Bill used to come visit my Dad at my parents home when Dad could no longer leave the house with ease. We are very thankful for his kindness and friendship with my Dad John McKernan.

    Sincerely,
    Beveryly McKernan – wife of John McKernan
    Debbie McKernan – daughter

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