Melissa Patrick Pat Schulte, 95, of Jefferson City, died Wednesday, May 30, 2018, at The Timbers in Holts Summit.
She was born Mary 23, 1923 in Flippin, Arkansas, the daughter of the late John Grover Cleveland and Dovie (Poplin) Waggoner.
She was married on August 9, 1958, in Jefferson City, to Lester Simon Chub Schulte, who preceded her in death on September 28, 2006.
Pat was a member of Immaculate Conception Catholic Church for over sixty years.
She was an avid bowler and had a passion for gambling on the boats with her friends. She enjoyed reading, doing all sorts of handwork, quilting, and was a faithful Cardinal fan.
Survivors include a son John P. (Betty R.) Rucker, Sr., Jefferson City; two grandchildren, John Patrick Rucker, Jr., Eldon; Rebecca Lynn Rucker, Jefferson City; and two great-grandchildren, Brett Anthony Rucker and Trevor Ambrose Rucker.
She was preceded in death by her parents; husband; her first great-grandson, Keith Alan Rucker; six brothers, infant Scott Waggoner, Bill Waggoner, Earl Waggoner, Preston Pood Waggoner, Joe Waggoner, Bernie Waggoner; and three sisters, Ruth ODonnell, Mamie Sapp, and Nina Sue Brester.
Visitation will be 10:00-11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 2, 2018, at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home.
Funeral service will be 11:00 a.m. Saturday, June 2, 2018, at Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home with Deacon Kenny Wildhaber officiating.
Burial will be in Resurrection Cemetery.
Memorials are suggested to Immaculate Conception Catholic Church, 1206 E. McCarty St., Jefferson City; or to the Special Learning Center, 1115 Fairgrounds Rd., Jefferson City, Mo 65109.
Dulle-Trimble Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.
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