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John Leonard Schugt

March 16, 1951 - February 19, 2016

John Leonard Schugt was a brilliant man who took his final leave Friday morning, February 19th. John grew up in Long Beach, California, where he knew at an early age he wanted to be a doctor. Attending UC Irvine and then Medical College of Wisconsin, he graduated and then shortly after, Dr. John returned to the South …read more


John Leonard Schugt was a brilliant man who took his final leave Friday morning, February 19th. John grew up in Long Beach, California, where he knew at an early age he wanted to be a doctor. Attending UC Irvine and then Medical College of Wisconsin, he graduated and then shortly after, Dr. John returned to the South Bay and ultimately became an ER Doctor at Torrance Memorial Medical Center to which he dedicated his life.
John is survived by his giant and spectacular family; his devoted wife of 40 years, Marjorie Schugt and his loving children, Margaret, JT, Suzie and her husband Mike, Karen and her partner Steve, Joe and his partner Kendra, Chris, his wife Marion and their son Colin, and John’s many brothers ans sisters. All of whom, will miss him dearly.
Vigil- Friday, Feb. 26, 4-8pm (Service at 7) at Gamby’s Mortuary. Funeral Mass – Saturday, Feb 27, 10am at St. Margaret Mary Church.
In lieu of flowers,please make donations to help support John’s best friend, Fr. Rodger Fikwamo and the Archdiocese of Kasama’s efforts to educate young Zambian girls and ensure they receive an education that will make a difference in their lives. Donations may be made at http:/johnschugtmemorial.mydagsite.com/.

John Leonard Schugt

March 16, 1951 – February 19, 2016

John Leonard Schugt was a brilliant man who took his final leave Friday morning, February 19th. John grew up in Long Beach, California, where he knew at an early age he wanted to be a doctor. Attending UC Irvine and then the Medical College of Wisconsin, he graduated and then shortly after, Dr. John returned to the South Bay and ultimately became an ER Doctor at Torrance Memorial Medical Center to which he dedicated his life.

John is survived by his giant and spectacular family; his devoted wife of 40 years, Marjorie Schugt and his loving children, Margaret, JT, Suzie and her husband Mike, Karen and her partner Steve, Joe and his partner Kendra, Chris, his wife Marion and their son Colin, and John’s many brothers and sisters. All of whom, will miss him dearly.

Service Info
Vigil – Friday, Feb. 26, 4-8pm (service at 7) at Gamby’s Mortuary, 25001 Narbonne Avenue. Lomita, CA 90717
Funeral – Saturday Feb. 27, 10am. at St. Margaret Mary Church, 25511 Eshelman Avenue Lomita, CA 90717

In lieu of flowers, please make donations to help support John’s best friend, Fr. Rodger Fikwamo and the Archdiocese of Kasama’s efforts to educate young Zambian girls and ensure they receive an education that will make a difference in their lives. Donations may be made at http://johnschugtmemorial.mydagsite.com/. – See more at: http://www.legacy.com/obituaries/dailybreeze/obituary.aspx?n=john-leonard-schugt&pid=177841785&fhid=28685#sthash.JSB9XBRD.dpuf

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Visitation Information

Date: Friday, February 26, 2016
Time: 4:00 pm - 8:00 pm

A.M. Gamby Funeral Home

25001 Narbonne Ave
Lomita, CA 90717
 

Service Information

Date: Friday, February 26, 2016
Time: 7:00 pm

A.M. Gamby Funeral Home

25001 Narbonne Ave
Lomita, CA 90717
 
Date: Saturday, February 27, 2016
Time: 10:00 am

St. Margaret Mary Catholic Church

25511 Eshelman Avenue
Lomita, CA 90717
 

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