Jake Shuler Jr. was born to Jake Sr. and Willa Mae Shuler on November 22, 1956 in Gary, IN. He departed this life at home on Sunday, December 1, 2019. Jake was preceded in death by his father; Jake Shuler Sr. Jake was a graduate of West Side High School class of 1976. He was united in Holy Matrimony to Allegra Pendleton-Waller on July 24, 1982. He retired from Bethlehem Steel after 28 years of service. Jake leaves to cherish his life, loving wife Allegra Shuler; mother, Willa Mae Shuler of Merrillville, IN, two sons, Justin Vassar of Las Vegas, NV, Jake Jermaine Shuler of Minneapolis, MN; daughter, Christine Shuler of Gary, IN; three sisters, Tina (Oliver) Battle of Merrillville, IN, Donna Shuler of Richton Park, IL, Lisa Brown of Merrillville, IN; seven grandchildren, Desmond, Janaysia, Camarius, Javion, Jake, Alleya, Azaria and a host of relatives and friends.