Jacqueline J. Schlicht
Jacqueline J. Schlicht (nee Cary, formerly Turnquist), 77, of West Bend died Wednesday, Nov. 9, 2016, at Ivy Manor in West Bend. She was born Feb. 11, 1939, in Milwaukee to William and Rose (nee Collins) Cary.
Jackie married Richard “Dick” Turnquist on Oct. 31, 1959, at Holy Assumption Catholic Church in Milwaukee and together they owned and operated Dick’s Pizza in downtown West Bend for many years. Dick preceded her in death in 1977.
On July 17, 1982, she married James Schlicht at St. Frances Cabrini Church. Together they enjoyed weekend camping trips and could be seen regularly at a Friday night fish fry. He preceded her in death in 1992.
Jackie enjoyed traveling, playing bingo, theater and horse racing. She was also Scout leader when the girls were young. In her later years, she enjoyed the company of her Red Hatter groups. She was proud of her family and loved spending time with her children and grandchildren.
Jackie is survived by her five children, Kris (Jim) Bartley of La Crosse, Kaye (Rick) Nannetti of West Bend, Kelly (Tim) Erickson of Germantown, Mike Schlicht of Chicago and Katie (Mike) Veith of Fremont, and seven grandchildren, Alex and John Nannetti, Nathan and Michael Bartley, Cole and Jaime Erickson and Brooke Veith. She is further survived by her brother, Gene (Coyle) Cary of Florida, and nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to Dick and Jim, she is preceded in death by her parents, William and Rose Cary; three sisters, Delores, Charlotte and Margie; and one brother, Bill.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 5:30 p.m. Thursday, Nov. 17, at Holy Angels Catholic Church with the Rev. Patrick Heppe presiding. Inurnment will take place in Washington County Memorial Park. The family will greet visitors from 4-5:15 p.m. Thursday at the church. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Washington County Humane Society or the West Bend Community Memorial Library are appreciated.
Schmidt Funeral Home in West Bend is serving the family. Online
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