Mary Maxine Schurkamp-Cummings age 62, died peacefully at home with her loved ones by her side in Citrus Heights, on Dec. 15, 2012. She was born on July 26, 1950 in Omaha, Nebraska. Mary was the fourth of eight children born to William Trego Schurkamp and Mary Patricia Duffy. Mary is survived by her four children: Amy Richey and spouse, Adam Cummings and spouse, Anthony Cummings, Angela Cummings, and dear friend and ex-husband Gregory Cummings. She will be missed by her thirteen Grandchildren: Skyler, Amanda, Dillon, Alex, Cody, Austin, Janie, Dale III, Trent, Haley, Chloe, Wyatt, Nevaeha and her great-grandson Ryan. Mary worked as a nurse aide for several years doing home health care. She was a composer of children's music and played the twelve-string guitar. Mary was also very active in the pro-life movement.
Funeral services were held at St. Stephen the first Martyr Catholic Church, Sacramento. Interment was at Cherokee Memorial Park in Lodi.
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