Otto was born October 1, 2010 in Stuttgart, Germany to Karl and Lydia Keitel Schlauch. He spent most of his life in the State of New York before moving to Lillian, Alabama and then in 2008 he moved to Jackson, Wyoming.
He was a member of the Lutheran Church and the Moose Lodge. His lifelong passion was his work as a teacher both before and after his retirement. He loved to sail, play the organ and enjoyed classical music.
He is survived by his 2 daughters: Carol (Larry) Douglas of Palm Bay, Florida and Judy (Bill) Schields of Jackson, Wyoming; 2 grandsons: Michael and Matthew Baranishyn and a great-grandson Anthony Baranishyn.
He is preceded in death by 2 previous wives Irene and Jane.
At his request no services will be held.