Frederick Ray Schlag, age 76 of Mediapolis, died Wednesday July 30, 2014 at the University of Iowa Hospital in Iowa city. The son of Lewis Raymond and Mary Ethel (Baggs) Schlag, he was born February 2, 1938 at Chicago, Illinois. On January 28, 1991 he married Barb (Jeffrey) Dieterich. He was a graduate of the Burlington High School. He worked for JI Case for 34 ½ years. He was an avid golfer.
Survivors include: his wife Barb of Mediapolis; four sons; William and Cathy Schlag of Forsyth, Illinois; Dana Schlag of Burlington; Martin Schlag of Utah; Ronald and (Kathy Cole) Schlag of Mediapolis; five grandchildren and several great grandchildren; one sister Joann Marshall of West Burlington
He was preceded in death by his parents, an infant son and one stepson Jason Dieterich.
Cremation has been accorded. Visitation will be Monday August 4, 2014 from 5:30-6:30 p.m. with a memorial service at 6:30 p.m. at Hagele and Honts Funeral Home in Mediapolis, with Tracey Burgus officiating. A general memorial has been established in his name.