Thomas L. “Tooty” Schumacher, age 67, of Hays, Kansas passed away Tuesday, December 18, 2018 in Hays. He was born October 7, 1951 in Hays, Kansas to Marvin “Shorty” and Mildred (Dreher) Schumacher. He graduated from St. Joseph’s Military Academy in 1969. On June 9, 1973 he married Debra Inman at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Hays.
Tom owned and operated Fort Hays Auto Sales for 41 years. He was a member of St. Joseph’s Catholic Church and the Knights of Columbus. He was a veteran of the Army National Guard and he enjoyed traveling and collecting memorabilia.
He is survived by his wife Debbie of Hays; two sons, Chris Schumacher and wife Dana and children Gavin and Griffin all of Hays and Chandler Schumacher and wife Jacqueline and children Giana and Mia all of Hays and two sisters, Gloria Schumacher of Hays and Tammy Parmer and husband Sheldon of Houston, Texas.
He was preceded in death by his parents and a sister, Bonnie Schenk.
Funeral services will be 10 AM Saturday, December 22, 2018 at St. Joseph's Catholic Church in Hays. Private family burial will be in Mt. Allen Cemetery.
Visitation will be Friday 5 PM – 8 PM and Saturday 8:30 AM – 9:30 AM all at Brock's-Keithley Funeral Chapel and Crematory 2509 Vine Hays, KS 67601.
A parish vigil service will be 7 PM Friday at the funeral chapel.
Memorial contributions are suggested to TMP-Marian and may be sent in care of the funeral home.
Condolences may be left by guest book at www.keithleyfuneralchapels.com or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org