Louis Joseph Schlanger passed away on Monday, May 5, 2014. He was born on September 22, 1922 in Iola, Kansas. He was preceded in death by his granddaughter, Emily Peterman. He is survived by his loving wife of 68 years, Ruth Ellen Schlanger; son, Bob Schlanger; daughter and son-in-law, Elizabeth (Betsy) and Henry Peterman; grandson, Daniel Peterman; and his granddaughter Emily's husband, Brian Mann. Graveside services will be held at 3:00pm, Tuesday, May 6, 2014, Emanu El Cemetery, 8341 Bissonnet, Houston.