Monica A. Schmitz

Monica Ann
Hassenfuss Schmitz, daughter of Albert and Elizabeth (Ford) Hassenfuss, passed
away January 21, 2018 at St. Francis Home at the age of 93.

Monica was a
devoted mother of six children. She was a gifted sewer, had a green thumb and
loved to knit, crochet and bake. She was very proud of her Irish heritage.

When Monica
did have a moment to herself, she loved to read. Monica was very giving of
herself. She was a volunteer at St. Agnes Hospital for 25 years. She will be dearly
missed by her family.

Monica is
survived by her six children; Terry (Nancy), Carolyn (Ron) Betz, Ted (Naomi
Burghardt), Debra (Bob) Evans, Douglas (Mary), Pamela (Kevin) Vizvary; 12
grandchildren and 8 great grandchildren. In addition to her husband, Gustave,
and her parents, Monica’s six siblings and a daughter-in-law, Lynn, preceded
her in death.

In honoring
Monica’s wishes, a private family service will be held.

family wishes to thank the staff and volunteers at St. Francis Home for their
care and compassion in taking care of their Mother.

condolences can be shared at




May the road

rise to meet you,

May the wind

be always at your back.

May the sun shine

warm upon your face,

 the rain fall soft upon your fields and,

until we meet again –

May God hold you

in the palm of His hand.