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Carolyn Ann Schuering

Carolyn Ann Schuering

Carolyn Ann Schuering age 86, of Quincy died on Sunday, March 28, 2021 in Blessing Hospital. Carolyn was born in Quincy on October 21, 1934, a daughter of Jerry and Helen (Boehl) Belker.

She married Edward "Ed" G. Schuering on May 4, 1957 in Quincy's St. Francis Solanus Catholic Church and he survives. She graduated from Notre Dame High School and St. Mary School of Nursing.

Carolyn was a Registered Nurse and began her career in the Maternity Unit at the former St. Mary Hospital. She went on to work at Quincy Clinic and then Q.P.S. until her retirement. After retiring, Carolyn was regularly called upon by friends and family who needed her nursing expertise.

She was a member of the Church of St. Peter where she was very active in church activities and was instrumental in organizing the Tuesday Novena. Carolyn's family, grandchildren and great-grandchildren were her priority. She loved playing cards and enjoyed her time with her Bridge clubs.

In addition to her husband Ed, survivors also include her sons, Michael Schuering of Blue Springs, MO; Jim Schuering and his wife Karen and Dave Schuering and his wife Lisa all of St. Louis, MO.

Grandchildren, Lyndsay Schuering and her husband Victor Recalde; Alex Schuering, Annie Schuering, Steven Schuering, Kelly Schuering, Kate Schuering, Will Schuering, Nate Schuering, Jessica Elwell and her husband Drew, and Maggie Henke. Two great-grandchildren, Quinn and Reid Elwell;

A sister, Sandy Happ and her husband Mike of Columbia, MO; a brother-in-law Don Schuering of Quincy; and a sister-in-law Madelyn O'Brien of Edina, MO. Nieces and nephews also survive.

She was preceded in death by her parents, her daughter, Laura (Schuering)Henke and daughter-in-law Becky Schuering.

Funeral services will be on Tuesday, April 6, 2021 with a Mass of Christian Burial at 10:00 a.m. in the Church of St. Peter officiated by Monsignor Leo Enlow. Interment will be in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation is Monday, April 5, 2021 at the Church of St. Peter from 4:00 to 7:00 p.m. Memorials are suggested to the Ed and Carolyn Schuering Scholarship at Quincy Notre Dame or to the Church of St. Peter.

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From:
Ray Job
Canton, MO
Comments:
Thinking of you this time of loss.
From:
Gene Bluhm
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Ed and family,
Sorry to read of Carolyn’s passing.
Sympathy to all!
Gene
From:
Mary Mahair Fuller
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Ed and Boys , so sorry for your loss. Many fond memories of Carolyn and Ed while growing up. My thoughts and prayers are with you all.
From:
Kurt E Stuckman
Quincy, IL
Comments:
The Stuckman family will miss her dearly, she was such a sweet person. We will also miss seeing her at QND events and QU basketball games.

Kurt, Toni & Tanner Stuckman
From:
Patty Deters
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Heart felt sympathy to your family. May memories from St Boniface. Prayers for you all in this time.
From:
Debbie Miller
Quincy, IL
Comments:
I am so sorry to hear of Carolyn’s passing, such a sweet lady! Always enjoyed talking with her at church. My condolences to all the family.
From:
Gerry and Gary Carter
Bonita Springs, FL
Comments:
Dear Ed,

We are so sorry to learn of Carolyn’s passing. She was much loved by all of the Carter’s as are you Dear Ed. We remember all the wonderful traveling we did together and have wonderful memories.
From:
Jay Carter
Chesterfield, MO
Comments:
Condolences. She was one of the nicest people I ever met.
From:
Sr. Mary Shaw, ASC
Springfield, IL
Comments:
My deepest condolences to the family. Carolyn was very good to me and staff at Catholic Charites and when someone in need, a call to Carolyn, took care of it. May she rest in peace. Ministry well done. My assurance of prayer.
From:
Kent Stegeman
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Ed and family,
We are so sorry for your loss. Carolyn was such a kind and caring friend of our family from baseball trips to our trip to Italy. We will never forget her kindness and will be praying for her wonderful family.
Kent, Selena, Jordan and Peyton Stegeman
From:
Ric & Monica Hinkamper
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Great Family! Sorry for the loss
From:
Sandy Freiburg
St. Louis, MO
Comments:
Carolyn and Ed hold a memory in my heart when I taught David for 1st and 2nd grade. Loving, energetic joy and fun. My prayers are with you as you miss her.
From:
St. Mary Hospital "Then and Now" Community
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Remembering Mrs. Schuering as she walked the halls of St. Mary Hospital leaving her footprint in the St. Mary Hospital legacy. Sending our sympathy in thoughts and prayers.
From:
Kristin Kunkel Frohn
Franklin, MI
Comments:
Mrs. Schuering was one in a million! She made all of her childrens’ friends feel loved like a part of the very special Schuering family.
So many wonderful memories growing up with Laura.
I know that both the Kunkel and Frohn families were blessed to have been a part of your lives.

All of our deepest condolences, love and prayers to your great family,


Kristin Kunkel Frohn
Brad Frohn
Joyce Frohn
From:
Charlotte Buckman
Quincy, IL
Comments:
Oh, Ed! I am so sorry to hear of Carolyn's death! She was a dear friend and bridge club member. I always thought the world and all of Carolyn and respected her expertise in nursing.