Obituary: Robert ‘Scoop’ J. Schlise

Robert “Scoop” J. Schlise, 77, of Algoma, died Wednesday, August 24, 2016 at Atrium Post-Acute Care in Kewaunee.

Scoop was born March 11, 1939 in Algoma, the son of the late, Lawrence and Theresa (Schmelzer) Schlise. He graduated from Algoma High School. He and his wife, Janice, owned and operated Schlise Meat Market in Forestville for 45 years. In addition, Scoop also worked 40 years for Forestville Builders.

On August 20, 1960, he married Janice Marie Dandois at St. Mary Catholic Church in Algoma. He attended Corpus Christi Catholic Church in Sturgeon Bay.

Survivors include his wife, Janice of Algoma; two sons, Dean (Brenda) Schlise of Forestville, David (Karen) Schlise of Shawano; four grandchildren; brother, John Schlise; and sister, Marie Feurstein.

He was preceded in death by his parents, Lawrence and Theresa Schlise; and his sister, Helen Vlies.

Arrangements have been entrusted to Huehns Funeral Home & Cremation Services in Sturgeon Bay. Condolences and guestbook signing may be offered at

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