|Birth: ||Jan. 1, 1943|
North Dakota, USA
|Death: ||Jan. 22, 2014|
Mass of Christian Burial for Kathleen (Schumacher) Cordry, 71, Texarkana, TX is 10:30 a.m., Thursday, January 30, 2014 at St. Andrews Catholic Church, Zeeland, ND. Father Wenceslaus Katanga, Celebrant.
Burial: St. John's Catholic Cemetery, Zeeland.
Kathleen died Wednesday, January 22 at St. Michaels Hospital, Texarkana.
Visitation is 1:00-7:00 p.m. with family present from 5:00-7:00 p.m., Wednesday, January 29, with a wake service at 7:00 p.m. at Spitzer-Miller Funeral Home, 1111 South Main Street, Aberdeen.
Kathleen Schumacher was born January 1, 1943 at Venturia, ND to Paul and Julia (Kiefer) Schumacher.
She married Jack Cordry on June 26, 1962 at Stephan, SD. They lived in Ft. Thompson, Pierre, Spearfish, SD, Sleepy Eye, MN, New Mexico and Texarkana, TX until the time of her death.
Kathy graduated in 1979 from William Biechan School of Nursing and two years of graduate nursing at East Texas University, Texarkana, TX. She was employed at St. Michaels Hospital for 15 years. Five years of Home health, Four years of Travel Nursing and many years of long term facility until her death. Her husband Jack died February 20, 1995 after a long term illness.
Kathy loved the medical profession and working with the elderly. She enjoyed polka music and loved to dance. Baking and cooking were always special times when it included her great nieces. Kathy's pets, Muffie and Lady, kept her young and active and were an important part of her life. Kathy loved her brothers' and sisters' children, and she treated them like her own. She will greatly missed by all of her family and friends.
Grateful for having shared her life are her nine brothers and sisters: Clarence (Evonne) Schumacher, Rapid City, SD, Daniel (Joyce) Schumacher, Anoka, MN, William (Else) Schumacher, Aberdeen, SD, Francis Schumacher, New Ulm MN, Dorothy (Russ) Hansen Philip, SD, Vickie (Doug) Mathias, Dundee, MN, Paula (Steve) Knigge, Rapid City, SD, Albert (Coreen) Schumacher, Venturia, ND, Mike Schumacher, Aberdeen, SD, and many nieces and nephews.
Kathy is preceded in death by her husband Jack Cordry, her parents Paul and Julia Schumacher, her stepmother, Mary (Brendel)Schumacher, two brothers, Leo J. and Joseph Schumacher.
Paul J Schumacher (1914 - 1986)
Julia Kiefer Schumacher (1917 - 1948)
Jack Dean Cordry (1937 - 1995)
Saint John's Catholic Cemetery
North Dakota, USA
Created by: Deborah Ridgway
Record added: Feb 02, 2014
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