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Mary M. Cauley


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Mary M. Cauley Obituary
Cauley, Mary M.

Mary M. Cauley, age 94, of Wisconsin Rapids, WI died Tuesday, November 28, 2017 at Edenbrook of Wisconsin Rapids (formerly Strawberry Lane Medical & Rehabilitation Center).

Funeral Services will be held 12:00 Noon Friday, December 1, 2017 at St. Vincent de Paul Catholic Church in Wisconsin Rapids. Fr. Jerome Patric and Fr. William Menzel will officiate, burial will be in Calvary Cemetery. The family will greet relatives and friends at the Church on Friday from 10:30 AM until the time of services.

Mary was born May 29, 1923 in Lyndon Station, WI to the late Anthony and Martha (Holewinski) Schneider. She married John Cauley on May 5, 1945 in Lyndon Station, WI; he died July 16, 1996. Mary was a homemaker in her later years, and was a member of St. Vincent's PCCW helping serve funeral luncheons.

Mary was a devoted Christian, she loved her grandchildren and was also an owner and lover of animals. She enjoyed gardening and flowers, going to Rafter's and Twin's baseball games, church picnics and playing bingo. Mary was an excellent cook and enjoyed preparing big meals for her family, she also enjoyed reading the newspaper and keeping up on current events. Mary also enjoyed taking long walks with her family and her visits with her granddaughter Jenny very much.

She is survived by her children: Patricia (Phil) Zuege of Orfordville, WI, Delores Musch of Wisconsin Rapids, 7 grandchildren, 10 great-grandchildren, 1 great-great grandchild, brother Leo Schneider of Lyndon Station, WI, sister Bernice (Benny) Schwab of Janesville, WI and many nieces and nephews.

Mary was preceded in death by her parents, husband John, brothers: John, Joe, Peter, sister Anna and one infant sister and son-in-law Ronald Musch.
Published in Wisconsin Rapids Daily Tribune from Nov. 29 to Nov. 30, 2017
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