Louis J. Schufletowski Sr.Louis J. Schufletowski Sr., age 68 of Park River, ND, passed away on Tuesday, March 12, 2013 at his home surrounded by his family.
Louis Schufletowski, the son of the late Henry and Louise (Dvolety) Schufletowski, was born September 22, 1944 in Grafton, ND. He attended school in the area and graduated from the Walsh County Agricultural School where he was active in both football and basketball. He then attended and graduated from the Hanson School of Mechanics in Fargo, ND. Following his education, he worked at the Base Exchange at the Grand Forks AFB for a short time. He was united in marriage to Sharon Simmons on November 20, 1965 in Grafton, ND. After their marriage, the couple made their home in Park River and he began working for his father-in-law at Claude’s Service Repair, and later for Torgeson Oil. He also worked for Kaps INC in Park River before becoming the Director of Environmental Services at the Good Samaritan Center. During his 28 years there, he was named the employee of the year twice, in 2006 and 2011. He retired in October of 2012.