Myron D. Schlosser, 46

Myron Duane Schlosser, age 46, of Loretto, died tragically in an automobile accident Wednesday, March 4, 2015.

He was born May 16, 1968, in Buffalo, to Leonard and Bernice (Doboszenski) Schlosser.

Myron was a beautiful person, an avid fisherman, a sports fan, and great impersonator of his family and friends.

He was united in marriage to Ellen Mary LeRoy Oct. 11, 2014 in South Padre Islands, TX.

Myron served his country in the Army for 20 years, achieving the rank of sergeant first class, and serving during Operation Iraqi Freedom and Operation Enduring Freedom. He was honorably discharged in 2006.

Myron was employed as a union electrician, and was a member of IBEW Local 292. He was a member of the Knights of Columbus, as well as a member of Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church.

Myron was preceded in death by his father, Leonard “Junior” Schlosser; father-in-law William LeRoy; brother-in-law and sister-in-law David LeRoy and Brenda LeRoy; and a nephew Jared Schlosser.

He is survived by his loving wife, Ellen; mother Bernice (Doboszenski); siblings Duane (Karen) Schlosser, Bernadette (John) Grenzer, Joe Schlosser, Jerome (Rita) Schlosser, Jean Schlosser (Ernie Mayers), Julie (Mike) Windsperger, Vernon (Cheryl) Schlosser, Donna (Jim) Russell, Betty Korthof, Dale Schlosser, Lee (Paula) Schlosser, and Tom Schlosser; mother-in-law Rosemary LeRoy; brothers-in-law Bill (Eileen) LeRoy, John (Carla) LeRoy, and Martin (Lauren) LeRoy; as well as many nieces, nephews, cousins and dear friends; and his loving pet, Chuy-Lopez.

Mass of Christian Burial took place Monday, March 9 at 11 a.m. at Ss. Peter and Paul Catholic Church in Loretto.

Visitation was Sunday, March 8 from 4 to 8 p.m. at the Iten Funeral Home in Delano; and continued Monday from 10 to 11 a.m. at the church, prior to the Mass.

In honor of Myron’s life and love of fishing, the family is establishing a foundation that will help disabled and elderly veterans enjoy the sport of fishing.

Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.

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