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Harry  Frederick Schuh, Sr.

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“Our sincere condolences to you and your family. I remember Harry well when he was working in MMP with Bob Kirksey.Those two guys were quite a pair...Read More »
1 of 9 | Posted by: Bob Morrey - Lemont, IL

“Joyce,Children, and grandchildren, we just heard yesterday about Harry's passing. He and Johnny got close through the years at CF. Harry was a great...Read More »
2 of 9 | Posted by: Johnny and Nancy Martindale - AR

“Harry was a good friend, kind to everyone, and was the life of party at Sweeney YMCA. The memories of the laughs he gave us hopefully will dry away...Read More »
3 of 9 | Posted by: Michael Vanelli - Friend

“A great friend and always there for me. Sorry for yor loss. Your family will be in my prayers. God bless Harry Schuh! ”
4 of 9 | Posted by: Jim Emigh - Memphis, TN - Friend

“I really enjoyed getting to know Harry while living in memphis. He was a great guy and I am lucky to have known him. My thoughts and prayers go out...Read More »
5 of 9 | Posted by: Jeff Cobb - windermere, FL

“Harry was the "prize" in our recruiting class. For his size he was the fastest man I had ever seen. His work ethic on the field was unequaled. ...Read More »
6 of 9 | Posted by: Don "Tex" Jones - Manteo, NC

“Harry, We were so sorry to hear about your Dad. Our prayers are with you and your family. Love to you all. Ray and Barbara Ferrell ”
7 of 9 | Posted by: Ray and Barbara Ferrell - Memphis, TN

“You and your family are in my thoughts and prayers. I am so sorry. May God bless you and keep you in his loving arms. Glenda Little ”
8 of 9 | Posted by: Glenda little - Memphis, TN

“Susanne, so sorry to hear about your dad. Will say prayers for everybody. 2COR1313 ”
9 of 9 | Posted by: Tim Burgess - Memphis, TN

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Harry Frederick Schuh Sr. 70, of Memphis, passed away suddenly on Tuesday, May 21, 2013. He was born September 25, 1942 in Philadelphia, Pa. where he was a graduate from Neshaminy High School in Bucks County, PA. A legendary football athlete, Harry played for Memphis State University where he was an All American. He played professional football for the Oakland Raiders playing in Super Bowl II, and played for the Los Angeles Rams and Green Bay Packers. He leaves his loving wife of 50 years, Joyce Lyons Schuh and is survived by 3 children: Susanne Pettit (, Chris) of Memphis, Sally Hiatt (Robert) of Memphis and Harry Schuh Jr. (Lesley) of Oakland, TN. He is also survived by 6 grandchildren: Stephen Schuh, Hunter Hiatt, Elizabeth and Mary Catherine Pettit, Ava and Emma Schuh. He leaves one sister: Sandra Schuh Schultz of West Virginia and 4 nephews: Paul Jr, Matthew, Luke and Mark Schultz including 12 great nieces and nephews.

Visitation will be held Saturday, May 25 at The Church of The Holy Spirit (2300 Hickory Crest) from 10:00 am-12:00 Noon with the Mass of the Resurrection beginning at noon. Burial will follow in Memphis Memory Gardens
At the family's request, memorials should be directed to Birthright of Memphis or the University of Memphis General Athletic Scholarship Fund.