Jackson Schutte

Thursday, September 13, 2018

Jackson (Jack) Leigh Schutte of Lakeway, TX , formerly of Bridger, MT departed this life surrounded by family on August 5th 2018 . Jack was born September 2, 1942 to H Richard Schutte and Wilmyne (Bonnema) Schutte in mount Vernon, WA. He married Jo Ann Sugihara, August 18, 1962. 

He was hired by Northwestern Bank(now Wells Fargo) for 17 years.

Jack and family moved to Billings in 1983. When he left banking, he purchased Billing Pipe and Pump. 

Jack and family also purchased a ranch. The 4J ranch in Bridger where they raised pure bred South Devon cattle for many years. 

Jack and his bride returned to Lakeway to be closer to families in 2016,

Jack was very active with the Rimrock Foundation, the NILE and South Devon cattle association. 

He was a member of the Rotary. He just received his 30 year AA coin this past May. 

Jack was preceded in death by his parents. He's survived by his wife of 55 years, their sons, John (Kari) and Jeremy, six grandchildren and a sister Carol Jean Nelson.

A burial service will be held at the Bridger cemetery on September 21, 2018 at 11 a.m.


Upcoming Events

  • Monday, August 26, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.
  • Tuesday, August 27, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Now Group meets at the Bridger United Methodist Church, 222 W. Broadway (west entrance of church) Tuesday at 7 p.m.
  • Thursday, August 29, 2019 - 7:00pm
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    Clarks Fork Group meets at St. Joseph’s Catholic Hall, north end of Montana Avenue, Thursday at 7 p.m.
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  • Monday, September 2, 2019 - 7:00pm
    Joliet Group meets at the Community Center Monday at 7 p.m.

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