Erik Schauer

Erik Schauer

Erik ‘Skinny’ Ronald Schauer, 38, of Muscoda died Wednesday, August 22, 2012 at the Richland Hospital. He was born April 17, 1974 in Janesville, the son of Larry and Carol (Mair) Schauer. Skinny graduated from Richland Center High School in 1992. On October 27, 2006 Skinny married Crystal Danehy. He loved to work on cars and race them with skills he learned from his father. Skinny was known as the ‘Mustang Man.’ He worked at Symdon Motors in Mount Horeb as an Auto Body Tech. Skinny loved the time he was able to spend with his three children and his many friends.

Erik is survived by his wife, Crystal, three children, Chase, Hope, and Angel all at home, father, Larry (Nancy) Schauer of Mauston, mother Carol Mair of Spring Green, two sisters, Lyn Wegner of Richland Center, Angela (Scott) Mueller of Elroy, step-brother, Ryan Roberts of Mauston, step-sister, Rachel Roberts of Mauston, father and mother-in-law, William and Carol Danehy of Muscoda, brother-in-law, Kevin (Sandy) Crock of Davenport, IA, sister-in-law, Cara Danehy of Muscoda, grandmother, Charlotte Mair of Janesville, grandfather-in-law, William Danehy Sr. of Independence, IA, 10 nieces and nephews, Brad (Beth), Bryant, Brent, Mason, Megann, Skye, Reanna, Reid, Ivory, Harmony, great-nephew, Gavin, dog, Ice, many other relatives, and friends. Erik was preceded in death by his grandparents.

Prayer services will be held on Saturday, August 25, 2012 at 6:00 PM at the Godager Pratt Funeral Home. Friends may call at the Godager Pratt Funeral Home on Saturday, August 25, 2012 from 2:00 PM until 7:00 PM. In lieu of the flowers the family suggest memorials be directed to a fund for Erik’s children. The Godager Pratt Funeral Home of Muscoda is assisting the family with their arrangements.