Jean V. Schumacher

June 19, 1923 - Aug. 23, 2008

Jean V. Schumacher of Waukesha found peace Saturday, Aug. 23, 2008, at River Hills West Health Care in Pewaukee at age 85. She was born in Waukesha on June 19, 1923, the daughter of Elmer and Florence (nee Hood) Davis.

Jean was a devoted mother who enjoyed raising her children on her own following the death of her husband, Orville, at a young age. She enjoyed playing bingo, playing cards and loved tending to her flower beds. She also liked to travel.

Jean will be sadly missed by her sons, Richard Dick Schumacher and Ronald Ronnie (Mary) Schumacher, both of Waukesha, along with her brothers and sisters, Hazel Selchert, Don Davis, Edgar (Joy) Davis, Ann (Jerry) Frank, Esther (Jimmy) Congdon, Shirley (Ben) Kroening, Nancy Smith and Barbara (Jack) Wilhelm, all of Waukesha. She is further survived by her grandchildren, nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Orville; brothers, Robert Davis and Roger Davis; sister, Dorothy Jeffreys; and daughter-in-law, Elizebeth Schumacher.

Visitation will be held from 4 p.m. until the 6 p.m. funeral service Wednesday, Aug. 27, at Randle-Dable Funeral Home, 1110 S. Grand Ave., Waukesha. Private graveside services will be held Thursday at Tabernacle Cemetery in the town of Delafield.

Memorials are appreciated to the family.

For further information, please call Randle-Dable Funeral, Cremation and Preplanning Services at 547-4035 or go to www.waukeshafunerals.com for directions or to leave an online tribute.