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Shirley M. Sauppé
Mrs. Shirley M. Sauppé, 84, of DeWitt, died peacefully Saturday morning, Aug. 5, 2017, in the comfort of her home, surrounded by her loving family.

Shirley Mae Helen Schiedemeyer was born July 5, 1933, in Leroy, Wisconsin, to the late Arthur and Marie Mueller Schiedemeyer. She was a 1950 graduate of Messmer High School. Shirley married James Raymond Sauppé in St. Elizabeth Roman Catholic Church, Milwaukee, Wisconsin. The couple had resided in Kansas City, Kansas, Strongsville, Ohio, and Naperville, Illinois.  Jim preceded Shirley in death Feb. 24, 1989.

Surviving are six children, Ramona Sweeney of Brunswick, Ohio, Theodore (Janet) Sauppé of Avon Lake, Ohio, Fr. Timothy Sauppé of Westville, Illinois, Cheri (Joseph) Cyzewski of Forest Lake, Minnesota, Suzanne (Richard) Saintey of Rosemount, Minnesota, and Rochelle (Paul) Callender of Charlotte; 11 grandchildren, Rick (Chelsie) Saintey Jr., Brian (Corrin) Saintey, James Saintey, Jason (Allison) Sauppé, Joshua Sauppé, Stacy Sauppé, Amanda (Lee) Jacobsen, Leanne (Marshall) Nicolay, Kyle Callender, Samantha Callender, and Joseph Cyzewski; 10 great-grandchildren, Kyle Petry, Owen Saintey, Addisen Saintey, Rylen Saintey, Duncan Saintey, Rocco Saintey, Aleena Nicolay, Kinley Nicolay, Ryleigh Nicolay, and Raymond Sauppé; four siblings,

Arlene Doleschy, Cyril (Diane) Schiedemeyer,

Daniel (Diane) Schiedemeyer, and James (Lori) Schiedemeyer; and a sister-in-law, Jan Schiedemeyer.

Preceding Shirley in death in addition to her husband and parents were a granddaughter, Theresa Sweeney; seven siblings,

Bernice (Henry) Feucht, Howard (Bernie) Schiedemeyer, Alice (Bob) Jakus,

Francis (Edith) Schiedemeyer, Arthur

(Romell) Schiedemeyer, Kathleen (Gene) Waddell, and Ronald Schiedemeyer; and a brother-in-law, Richard Doleschy.

The family will receive relatives and friends at St. Joseph Catholic Church in DeWitt from 3 until 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 9, with a rosary at 2:30 p.m. and a time of sharing from 5:30 until 5:50 p.m.  A funeral Mass will begin at 6 p.m. in the church, with the Rev. Fr. Stephen Page officiating, with a dessert and beverage reception to follow.  Visitation will continue from 1 until 2 p.m. Thursday, Aug. 10, at Holy Cross Cemetery Chapel, 7301 W. Nash St., Milwaukee, followed by a Rite of Committal and burial.  Grandsons will serve as pallbearers. 

In lieu of other expressions of sympathy, memorials are suggested to Pro-Life Woman's Choice Center, P.O. Box 549 Bettendorf, IA 52722 or St. Joseph Catholic Church in DeWitt, sister parish in San Pierre, Haiti. 

Condolences may be expressed and a photo tribute viewed at schultzfuneralhomes.com

Arrangements are in the care of Schultz Funeral Home in DeWitt.

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