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Alby Schuler

SCHULER, Albert John (Alby)

Passed away peacefully at Hawera Hospital with family at his side, in his 80th year.

Much loved and admired father and father-in-law of Mary Ann and Elli, Vonnie and Joe, Dom and Linda, Leonie and Fingers (Ray), and Franz and Nicki.

The unstoppable “Koko Alby” of Toni and Charlie, Dillon and Christina, Paul and Jakob, Joel, Dayna, Shicaela, Trae, Trevor, and livia.

Great Koko Alby to Dontay, Tyrese, Aaliyah, Jaxx, Peyton, Julian and Freya.

He is a man who will be remembered as hard working, generous, thoughtful, and immensely loved by those who knew him and a great friend to all.

As we limited to specific numbers a closed service to celebrate Alby’s life will be held on Tuesday 8th of February at 11.00am followed by a private cremation.

Family and friends unable to attend in person are invited to join with the family via webcast here.

Alby Schuler

20 thoughts on “Alby Schuler”

  1. Sad to hear you have lost Albie
    A bloody great supporter of Opunake High School cake auction galas and nice bloke.
    Love to the family.

  2. So sad to have read this our thoughts and love are with you all
    Simon debbie Ryan little

  3. Aww Alby you will be missed so much especially miss the cheeky ness such a humble man kind and funny rest in peace Alby and deepest condolences to Vonnie and whanau thinking of you all at this sad time

  4. Deepest condolences to Vonnie, Joe,Toni Dillon, Moko and the wider schuler family. Alby will be remembered fondly.

  5. Laurie and Roger

    Thinking of you all! We hope that the support and love of your family and friends gets you through this sad time.
    Love Laurie and Roger and family ❤️

  6. Dear Alby,
    Your Swiss families always will remember you cheerfully ! Thank you for visiting us several times !

    Our heartfelt condolences to all of you, we wish you courage and force !

    Heartily from far away Piero + Verena Buchli – Imlig, Buchzelgstrasse 35 8053 Zürich/Switzerland, Cousins of Alby

  7. He was such a lovely man , no nonsense just sollutions .
    It was my pleasure to have met him during my time in NZ and pur hearts and thoughts are with frenchie and all his family during thus time .

    Berni & Shane xxx

    1. To my dear friend
      Lot’s of wonderfull memories of our time together,
      You are one of a kind. We will miss you. Our condolences to all the family.
      RIP Alby

      Peter and Fay Schuetze

  8. Goodbye Uncle Alby I will miss you and the chocolate that you use to get me Lol love u
    From Tania King (BRUNNING)

  9. Gutted to hear this. Always enjoyed the chats we had. A real gentleman. All the best to the family.

  10. We are very sad about this news.
    Dear Alby, we will miss you and your optimistic, cheerful nature.
    We will always remember you and the wonderful time we had with you in New Zealand and in Switzerland.
    We wish the whole Schuler family and their relatives much strength and confidence in this difficult time.
    Our deepest condolences.
    Hugo and Antonia Ulrich, Pius Ulrich, Maria-Theresia and Xaver Schröter, Peter and Xinia Ulrich

  11. Prisca Betschart

    Much love from Switzerland.
    Thinking of you all!
    Deepest condolences to Mary Ann, Vonnie, Leonie, Franz and Dominic and all of your family.
    Love Prisca, Leonie, Simona, Fabio and Noemie

  12. My deepest sympathy 🙏 to Uncle Boy, Maryanne cuzy Jacob and Bollos Paul Whakatutu. Joe Vonnie and whanau. Fingerz Leonie and whanau. Prayers and thoughts from me and mine. Love to you all

  13. Linda and Lenny Thompson

    Much love whanau, missing you all. Hugs and kisses from us to you all💚💚💚
    R.I.P Alby

  14. Condolences to all family and friends.
    RIP Alby from Mum & Dad Seifert, Pete and Gabi Mulholland. Looks like the blackberry muffins will have to wait.
    Hopefully you have an eternity of peace and good coffee snaps x

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