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Lucille M. Schoenekase

Lucille M. Schoenekase

Lucille M. Schoenekase, age 90, of Liberty, died on Thursday, July 18, 2019 in her home. She was born on April 8, 1929 in Liberty, the daughter of Joseph Patrick and Irene (Schmidt) Ormond. She married Paul B. Schoenekase on September 10, 1949 in St. Brigid Catholic Church. He preceded her in death on February 14, 2008.

Lucille was a homemaker, who worked side by side with Paul on their farm. Lucille loved baking and was known for making delicious pies and cookies.
She also was a talented quilter.

Lucille was a member of St. Brigid Catholic Church. Lucille had a lifelong devotion to praying the Rosary and she actively volunteered at church as needed. In 2014, she was honored to receive Our Lady of Good Counsel "Women of Distinction Award" in appreciation for her leadership and service to church and community.

She is survived by her two daughters:
Donna Brummer and her husband Michael of Dieterich, IL and Shirley Hahn and her husband Alvin of Pleasant Hill, MO.

Grandchildren: Paul Brummer and his wife Beth, Joe Brummer and his wife Tina, Andy Brummer and his wife Jalyssa, Dan Brummer, Mary Lucy and husband Ken, Jim Brummer and his wife Dawn, Rose Duran and her husband Michael, Cory Hahn and his wife Aimee, Angie Zuydendorp and her husband Jake, Becky Coster and her husband Josh.

Twenty-eight great-grandchildren; siblings: Imogene Barry of Quincy and Richard (Marilyn) Ormond of Quincy and numerous nieces, nephews and other relatives survive.

Lucille was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, two brothers: Bernard and Roger Ormond and one sister, Eleanor Ormond.

A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, July 23, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. in St. Brigid Catholic Church with Rev. Jeff Stone officiating. Interment in Calvary Cemetery. Visitation will be held Monday evening from 4:00 – 7:00 p.m. in Duker & Haugh Funeral Home. There will be a rosary service at 6:30 p.m. Memorials may be made to St. Brigid Catholic church or to the Wishes of the Family.

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Helen (Rothgeb) Reeves
Ponca City, OK
To the Family of Lucille,
My sincere condolences to you on the loss of your Mother. I am so grateful to Lucille for publishing the Schmidt Family History. My Grandmother was Matilda Emma (Schmidt) Rothgeb.