Malinda H. Schure

Dec. 14, 1909 Ė Jan. 14, 2014

The Lord called Malinda H. Schure to her heavenly home on Tuesday, Jan. 14, 2014, at the age of 104 years.

The family will receive relatives and friends at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Ashippun on Saturday, Jan. 18, 2014, from 11 a.m. until the time of service at 1:00 p.m.

Malinda was born December 14, 1909, in the Town of Ashippun, the daughter of Arthur and Elizabeth Wolter. She was baptized into the Lutheran faith at her home on Jan. 4, 1910.

Malinda was confirmed at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Ashippun in 1923.

On May 16, 1936, she was united in marriage to Clarence Schure at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Ashippun. Malinda farmed with her husband, Clarence, for most of their married years. After her retirement, she enjoyed cooking, baking, playing cards and attending monthly gatherings with her friends at the Ashippun Forever Young club. One of her greatest joys was spending time with her grandchildren and great-grandchildren.

Malinda was a lifelong member of St. Johnís Lutheran Church of Ashippun and their Ladies Aid group.

She will be greatly missed by her loving family, including her daughter, Marian (Lawrence) Schoenike; her son, Allen (Sara Ann) Schure; grandchildren David Schoenike, Nancy (Michael) Paton, Mark Schoenike, Brenda (Michael) Fakes and Daryl (Kimberly) Schure; great-grandchildren Tyler and Carly Paton, Eli and Anna Schoenike, Marissa and Erika Fakes and Bryce and Brooke Schure. She is further survived by sister-in-Law Arlene Hesselink, numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was proceeded in death by her parents, Arthur and Elizabeth Wolter; her husband, Clarence, on April 1, 1982, and her brothers Leonard, Rheinard and Arthur.

Memorials if desired may be given to St. Johnís Lutheran Church of Ashippun, Angels Grace of Oconomowoc, or charity of oneís choice. The Pagenkopf Funeral Home, 1165 E. Summit Ave., Oconomowoc, is assisting the family. For more information, call 567-4457 or visit