Lee Roy Schilling Obituary, Death – On November 11, 2022, in the city of Cedar Park, Texas, Lee Roy Schilling, age 92, died away without incident. Although he was born in Winedale, Texas, he spent the majority of his childhood in Greenvine, Texas. He was a member of the United States Army and served his country in Korea after being drafted. Lee Roy worked for the Singer Sewing Machine Company in Austin for the better part of three decades, first as a salesman, then as a store manager on Congress Avenue, Capital Plaza, and Highland Mall, and last as a district manager responsible for the state’s middle and southern regions.
In 1982, he was awarded a dealership and started his own sewing machine business, which he named Northwest Sewing Center and located on Burnet Road. Customers had a tremendous deal of respect for Lee Roy, also known as the Singer Man, and placed a great deal of their faith in him. He was the kind of person who would greet everyone he encountered with a warm smile Weed-Corley-Fish Funeral Home is located at 5416 Parkcrest Dr. in Austin, Texas 78731. On Sunday, November 20, 2022, there will be a visitation with the family from 4 p.m. to 6 p.m. at the funeral home. On Monday, November 21, 2022, at 11:00 in the morning, funeral services will be place at Hope Lutheran Church, which is located at 6414 N Hampton Dr. in Austin, Texas 78723.
Visitation with relatives will take place once more on Monday, November 21, 2022, from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. at the Memorial Oaks Chapel, which is located at 1306 W. Main St., Brenham, Texas 77833. On Tuesday, November 22, 2022, at 11:00 a.m., funeral services will be held at Emmanuel Lutheran Church of Greenvine, which is located at 6700 Wickel Road, Burton, Texas 77835. Burial will take place after the services at La Bahia Cemetery, also located in Burton, Texas. In lieu of flowers, memorial contributions can be made to the Hope Lutheran Church playground project at 6414 N. Hampton Dr., Austin, Texas 78723; Lutherhill Ministries at P.O. Box 99, 3782 Lutherhill Road, La Grange, Texas 78945; or a charity of your choosing.