Carl Edward Steinhauser, 82, of Tiffin, died March 26, 2021, at his residence. He was born to Paul Joseph and Eleanor (Elchert)Steinhauser May 15, 1938 in Tiffin. He married Carol Riedel October 30, 1960, at St. Joseph Catholic church, Tiffin and she survives.
Other survivors include three sons, Daniel (Tina) Steinhauser of Maumee, Dale (Gina) Steinhauser of Tiffin, and Douglas (Shannon) Steinhauser of Perrysburg; twin daughters, Sharon (Charles) Shuff of New Cumberland, Penn. and Shirley (Ben) Williams, of Tiffin; 13 grandchildren, four great-grandchildren; two brothers, Tony (Mary) Steinhauser of Tiffin, and Cyril (Mary) Steinhauser of La Salle, Mich.; two sisters, Agnes Peiffer and Donna Kin both of Tiffin.
He is preceded in death by his parents; four sisters, Marie Hammer, Ruth Steinhauser, Irene Whealan, and Jean Steinhauser; and a brother, Joseph Steinhauser.
Carl attended Calvert High School and Tiffin University. He served in the United States Marine Corps. He retired as a millwright at Atlas Crankshaft and owned Steinhauser Transmission Repair for 50 years. He had also worked at American Standard. He was a member of St. Joseph Catholic Church, the Knights of Columbus, Amvets, Moose and the Eagles.
A masked walk through visitation for family and friends will be 2-4 & 6-8 p.m. Friday, April 2, 2021, at Traunero Funeral Home and Crematory, 214 S. Monroe St. Tiffin, Ohio 44883 (419) 447-3113. Visitors are asked to wear masks and social distance as they walk through, pay respects, and exit without lingering.
The funeral will be at 10 a.m. Saturday, April 3, 2021, at the funeral home with Rev. Joseph Szybka officiating. Burial will take place immediately following in St. Joseph Catholic Cemetery, with the Seneca County United Veterans Council performing military rites at the grave.
Memorial contributions may be made to American Heart Association or to the Humane Society of Seneca County.
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American Heart Association
1701 Woodlands Dr., Suite 200, Maumee OH 43537
Humane Society of Seneca County
2811 South SR 100, Tiffin OH 44883