Mary May Schmidt

Mary Schmidt

Mary Schmidt

Mary May Schmidt, age 73, of Adams, passed away Thursday, October 29th, 2020 at Gundersen Lutheran LaCrosse in LaCrosse, WI.

Services will be held at a later time.

Mary was born November 26th, 1946 in Adams, WI to Edward and Lillian (Wimer) Matrick.

She attended Adams Friendship High School. Mary worked for Villa Pines and Liberty Manor as a dietary aide for many years. She enjoyed gambling with her good friend Judy and lunch dates with her good friend Bev.

Mary was preceded in death by the love of her life, Kenneth Hammond; parents, Edward and Lillian Matrick;ย  sisters-in-law, Georgiana Hammond, Kay Thiesen; brothers-in-law, Vernon Hammond, Wilfred Hammond, Ronald Klaus, Ken Solchenberger, Larry Stemper; nephew, Tristan Stemper, nieces, Emily Stemper, and McKenzie Matrick.

Survivors include her daughters, Vickie (Paul) Schmidt Vilendrer of Arkdale; Julie (Richard) Hamus of Wisconsin Dells; grandsons, Dustin (Jamie) Schmidt, of Adams; Casey Vilendrer of Friendship; Bradley(Tina) Hamus of Merrimac; Dalton (Danielle) Hamus of Wisconsin Dells; sister, Marla Solcenberger of Adams; brothers, Frank(Shirley) Crum of Adams; David(Linda) Matrick of Wisconsin Dells; Melvin Matrick of Beloit; Mark Matrick of Adams; brothers-in-law, Doug(Jean) Hammond of White Creek; Mark Thiesen of Montello; sisters-in-law, Linda Stemper of Adams; Lilah Hammond of Adams; Myrna Klaus of Adams; great-grandkids, Kaylee, Caleb, Madalynn, Jaden, Jordan, Nicholas, Gabriella, Madeline, Matthew and Nicklaus; nieces, Mindy, Ariel, Wendy, Nikki, Greta, Stacey, Paula, Gina, Jill and Melissa; nephews, Frank Jr., Timothy, Mark, Darin, Greg, Thad, Jason, Eric, and Ross.

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  1. Dan Kaczmarek says:

    So sorry for your loss my prayers to her family. I was happy to reconnect with Mary after so many years and reminisce our youthful days, she will be missed.

  2. Darlene Skotnicki (VanMater) says:

    May God comfort you with all the wonderful memories and guide you thru this difficult time. Our thoughts and prayers are with you. God Bless.

  3. Sonja McLaughlin says:

    My deepest sympathy to all of Maryโ€™s family! She was always such a happy person and always smiling!!!,, may God be with all of you during this time!

  4. Stacey (Hammond) Hamman says:

    Vickie & Julie,
    She will be missed, but keep in thought she is now up there keeping all the Hammond Boys in line. Her and Aunt Kay are prob
    ably just sitting rolling their eyes and laughing at them. ๐Ÿ™‚

  5. Laurie Falash says:

    I just recently met Mary. Wish I had earlier. My condolences to her family. We lost a true gem

  6. Dawn Reichhoff says:

    I used to work with Mary years ago at Good and Plenty. I loved giving her a hard time and she always gave it right back. We always had no problem catching up when we would randomly run into each other. I’m going to miss that. My deepest condolences to her family and friends. RIP Mary May and yes I used to call her that

  7. Lou Ann Hippe says:

    Sorry for your loss, Mary would always stop and say Hi.She was a hard worker at Good N Plenty and always easy going. RIP Mary.

  8. Kathy says:

    RIP dear Mary, we will miss you dearly. Vicky and Julie, I’m so sorry for your loss. I ll keep you and your families in my prayers.

  9. Marge Edwards says:

    So sorry for your loss. I first knew Mary through my mother at Liberty Manor and then again when I moved to Liberty Village. Always a very friendly lady and a good person to know. She will be missed by many.

  10. Janis Rhinehart says:

    Sorry to hear of Mary’s death. Your in my thoughts and prayers. I enjoyed working with Mary.

  11. Barb (Larson) Dehmlow says:

    To Mary’s family and friends, I worked with Mary many years ago at VPLC, but whenever we would see each other out and about we would always stop and talk or if no time to talk would at least say Hi. She will be missed by many. Sincere condolences to you and yours. May God comfort you thru this difficult time.

  12. AnnMarie Myren says:

    I am so sorry for your loss. Mary and I spent a few of my lunches at the apartments discussing life in general. I have a few tops she gave me and use to tease her that she was my fashion designer when I wore them. She will be greatly missed.

  13. Patty Robinson says:

    Julie & vickie so sorry for your loss !! She will be missed by many she was such a kind person.

  14. Hans & Dorothy Menck says:

    So sorry to Mary’s Family for your loss. She was such a good person. Always caring about others. So very pleasant all the time. We were blessed to know her! May God help all of you through this difficult time. Our prayers are with you. Hans & Dorothy Menck.

  15. Jean and Doug Hammond says:

    Julie, Vickie and Families, so sorry we lost our Mary and your dear Mom and Gram. This is such a difficult time but if there is anything we can do, big or small, to ease your sorrow, just let us know. We will do our best. Love, Aunt Jean and Uncle Doug

  16. Ann Pourchot says:

    So sorry for your loss!! Prayers are with you and your family!! She was a wonderful person!! She will be missed!!

  17. Shawna Gruber says:

    She was a sweet person.. so sorry for your families loss.. she will be missed ..

  18. Myrna klaus says:

    S0 sorry. I miss her. She was kind and caring. Prayers for you and your family.

  19. Patti spradling says:

    So sorry for your loss prayers for family through this difficult time

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  21. Carol Rasmussen says:

    Am so sorry to hear about Mary….sending prayers to the family.

  22. Evelyn Johnston ( York) says:

    To all of Mary’s Family, I am so sorry, for your loss. Mary was a hard worker, and special person. We had alot of fun working together, at Villa. We had recent reconnected on FB. Hugs to all. Mary will be missed..๐Ÿ’•

  23. Joyce E, Moore says:

    Mary was a good friend to everyone she met, Sending love to all of her BIG family.She will be missed by so many.

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