MIAMI — Former Oklahoma state Sen. William Schuelein, 86, has died at his home in Miami, Okla.
Paul Thomas Funeral Home and Cremation Service said Schuelein died Wednesday. The cause of death was not released.
Schuelein was a Democrat who served as Ottawa County Sheriff from 1962 to 1972 when he was elected to the state Senate. He served in the state Senate from 1972 until 1992.
Funeral services are scheduled for 10 a.m. Saturday at First Presbyterian Church in Miami.
He is survived by a son, a daughter, two grandchildren and one great-grandchild.
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