Nicholas (Nick) John Schouviller, age 85, long time resident of Callaway, MN passed away on June 9, 2021 at his home.
Nicholas was born July 29, 1935 to Nicholas Bernard & Monica (Zurn) Schouviller in Detroit lakes, MN. Nick Joined the U.S. Army National guard of North Dakota on August 1,1957 and was honorably discharged on June 1, 1959. Nick met the love of his life Betty and married on June 14, 1958, at Assumption Catholic Church in Callaway, MN. Nick worked at Ice Works, loading the cars with ice and Armour packing plant till 1959, all while farming. Nick and Betty eventually bought the Zurn farm from Nick & Helen Zurn. In 2012 the Schouviller farm was acknowledged as a century old farm.
Nick loved to drive the tractor and do all the mowing on the farm. He was very proud that the family farm will be taken care of by the next generations. He loved to cook, spend time with his family and play pinochle with his card groups. Nick was a very proud father, grandfather, and great- grandfather. He was dedicated in his Catholic faith and a lifelong member of the Knights of Columbus. Nick and Betty loved to dance, travel and never missed a chance to be with family.
Nick is survived by his children Liz (Jeff) Anderson, Mary (Don) Kinzler, Connie (Pete) Olson, John (Linda) Schouviller, Mike (Lois) Schouviller, and Cindy (David) Myhre. Siblings Alice (Albert) Kiehl and Jim (Cindi) Schouviller, 20 grandchildren, 5 great-grandchildren and one on the way.
Mass of Christian burial will be held on Wednesday, June 16, 2021 at 11:30am at Holy Rosary Catholic Church. A visitation service will be held Tuesday, June 15, 2021 from 5-7pm with a prayer service at 6 pm at David- Donehower Funeral Home.