Edna I. Schnell

Edna I. Schnell, 97, of Dousman, passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family Monday, March 5, 2012.

Edna is survived by her two sons, Frederick (Mary Ellen) Schnell and Charles Schnell; her grandchildren, Kathy, Fred, Jay, Christine, Amy, Cindy and Jim; 11 great-grandchildren; along with other relatives and friends.

Edna was preceded in death by her loving husband, Edgar; a granddaughter, Pam; and her parents, Herman and Martha Hedrich.

Visitation will be held from 2 p.m. until the 3 p.m. funeral service Thursday, March 8, at Emmanuel United Church of Christ, 36821 Sunset Drive, Dousman. A private burial for family will be held at Highland Memorial Park, where Edna will be laid to rest next to her husband.

Edna was a member of the Eastern Star and was a Worthy Matron. She also belonged to the Homemaker Club. Edna was the director of food services for the Kettle Moraine School District for many years, retiring in 1979. She also was the treasurer for the Town of Delafield for numerous years.

Her pastime hobbies were crafts and gardening. With her "green thumb," she was able to grow anything. She was a beautiful lady who will be deeply missed by all who knew her.

Pagenkopf Funeral Home is serving the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit