Robert Dean "Weenie" Schoenhals, age 56, of Pleasanton, Kansas passed away August 22, 2017 as the result of an automobile accident. He was born on September 28, 1960 at Miami, Oklahoma the son of J. Don and Helen Loletta "Pete" Dickson Schoenhals. He graduated from Miami High School in the Class of 1978. He married Shelli Cox on July 17, 1982. Dean had an entrepreneurial spirit. He owned and operated North Side Auto, and worked at several other jobs. Dean''s real passion was providing great food, superior service, and a friendly atmosphere to the people of Pleasanton and people from near and far as well. He did this while owning and operating Northside BBQ, Dean''s Pub and Grub and the Back Door Saloon. Dean loved his family, enjoyed spending time with friends and riding his motorcycle. He was preceded in death by his parents. He is survived by his wife Shelli, four children: Jaisha Murillo and Rafael, Trae Schoenhals and Becca, Rance Schoenhals, and Shaila Schoenhals and Nathan, two sisters, Dona Wyrick and Connie Shaffer, and four grandchildren: Gabriel, Amaris, Lynndee and Maxximus.
Visitation will be held from 2 to 4 pm Saturday, August 26, 2017 at the Schneider Funeral Home, Pleasanton Chapel. A motorcycle ride in memory of Dean will be held after the visitation A Celebration of Life will be held later that evening from 7 pm to 10:30 pm at the Van Lerberg Ranch, 22348 Valley Rd, La Cygne, Kansas. Please feel free to bring a covered dish or snacks. The family suggests contributions to the Pleasanton United Methodist Church, Grady''s Kids or Care to Share. On line condolences for the family can be left at www.schneiderfunerals.com. Arrangements: Schneider Funeral Home , Pleasanton Chapel.