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Dorothy M.

Schlaikowski, Dorothy M. (nee Schuh)
Passed away peacefully surrounded by her loving family on Wednesday, November 18, 2015 age 86 years after suffering many years with Alzheimers. Devoted wife of the late John “Ronnie”. Loving mother of Mary ( the late Paul) Rusch, Gail (the late Thomas) Werowinski, Jeannie (Timothy) Schultz, John M. (Ann Marie), David (Donna) and Julie Schlaikowski. Sister of Helen (the late Milt) Vraney, Norbie (Jan) Schuh, Seb (Karen) Schuh, Vonnie (the late Gene) Evenson, Bill (Kathy) Schuh. Proud grandmother of 19 grandchildren and 14 great-grandchildren. Preceding her in death were her parents, brothers and sister. She is further survived by nieces, nephews, other relatives and many friends.
Visitation Monday, November 23 from 4 – 6:45 PM at ST. MARYS CATHOLIC FAITH COMMUNITY, 9520 W. Forest Home Avenue. Mass of Christian Burial to follow at 7:00 PM. Entombment Tuesday, November 24 at 9:30 AM to process from the funeral home to Mount Olivet Cemetery for prayers at 10:30 AM.
Dorothy gave many years of service at St. Mary’s Parish, she was a volunteer at Boerner Botanical Gardens and led garden walks. She retired from Marine Bank, loved gardening, camping, sewing and quilting. A special thanks to the staff of both Layton Terrace and Vitas Hospice for their loving care. In lieu of flowers, memorials to the Alzheimer’s Association appreciated.
4800 S. 84th Street 414-281-5533

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Alzheimer's Association of SE WI

On behalf of everyone here at the Alzheimer’s Association – thank your so much for thinking of us at this time of loss to your family. Memorial donations made in Dorothy’s name will be put to immediate use serving families and supporting research. Our thoughts and prayers are with you.
Tom Hlavacek, Executive Director

Karen and John

Julie and family, please accept our deepest sympathy on the loss of your mother. We were very glad that your Mom and Dad were our wonderful neighbors for many years. We hope your memories will bring you comfort. John and Karen Vella

Sandy Koceja

Lit a candle in memory of Dorothy M. Schlaikowski

Janet Schuh

.Sorry for the loss of your mother. Our families always had such good times together. May she rest in peace.

Jan Schuh

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