Dorothy A. Schultz

Dorothy A. Schultz, nee Bonerz, 92, of West Bend died on Sunday, April 8, 2007 at the Health Care Center of Cedar Community.

She was born on July 9, 1914 in Milwaukee to the late Anton and Jennie (nee Boehm) Bonerz.

Following her motherís death, Dorothy and her sister were cared for by their stepmother, the late Eleanor (nee Sebald, formerly Boehm) Bonerz.

On Jan. 11, 1936, she was united in marriage to Frederick H. Schultz in Milwaukee.

After their marriage, the couple settled in West Bend, where they lived and raised their family until moving to Hazelhurst in 1978.

Following Fredís death on Dec. 21, 1991, Dorothy returned to West Bend.

Throughout her life, Dorothy enjoyed sewing, gardening and fishing.

She also volunteered at the Blood Center of Southeastern Wisconsin, West Bend office.

Dorothy was a member and past president of the Christian Womenís Confraternity at Holy Angels Parish.

Survivors include four children, Janet (Philip) Casper of West Bend, Susan (William) Holicek of Houston, Texas, Fred (Sue) of Winchester, Mass. and June (Neil) Haymes of Alta Loma, Calif.; a daughter-in-law Julie Schultz of Cedarburg; 16 grandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; three great-great-grandchildren; a sister-in-law, Anita Multhauf of West Bend; many nieces and nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by a son, Robert; a brother, Robert Bonerz; two sisters, Florence Bonerz and Evelyn Hessel; and a sister-in-law, Wilma Snavely.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Wednesday, April 11, at 11 a.m. at Holy Angels Catholic Church, West Bend, with Father Richard Wendell presiding.

Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Milwaukee.

Visitation will be at the church only on Wednesday from 9:30 until 10:45 a.m.

The family has requested memorials to the Holy Angels School Trust Fund, the American Cancer Society or to the charity of the donorís choice.

The Schmidt Funeral Home of West Bend is serving the family.

www.schmidtfuneralhome.com

Dorothyís family would like to extend a sincere thank you to the staff at the Health Care Center of Cedar Community and to Dr. Renee Jahnke for the care and support shown to Dorothy.