Camielle Rose Schumacher, 95 years old, of Marriottsville, MD went home to be with Jesus on December 9th. She was the wife of the late William Howard Schumacher, Sr. (WWII veteran). In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents Luigi and Katherine (Catrillo) D'Adamo, son William Howard Schumacher. Jr., and son-in-law John C. Neal. The child of Italian immigrants, Camielle was the last of thirteen siblings, all of Jersey City, NJ. She was a gifted artist and was known for her hand-drawn, personalized Christmas and greeting cards. Camielle was a devoted member of Messiah Lutheran Church in Sykesville, MD. Proud of her Italian heritage, she was a great cook and a dedicated member of the Sons of Italy. A highlight of her life was visiting her relatives in Italy and maintaining a longtime relationship with her Italian family. She was one of the founding members of the Freedom Recreation Council and a journalist for the Sykesville Herald in the 1970s. Camielle was active in community service, including teaching and Alzheimer's family care. She will be remembered for showing love and kindness to everyone she knew. She was a devoted wife, sister, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother, aunt, and friend. She is survived by her children Janice Neal, Jim Schumacher (Lynn), Karen McDermott (Brian), Martin Schumacher (Trish), Camille Restione (Dave); daughter-in-law Linda Henn; grandchildren Jimmy Schumacher Jr. (Jiyeoun), Jodee Aquino, Jennifer Brown (Tony), Jessica Barnes, Jared Schumacher (Patina), Jamin Schumacher, Laura McCann (Adam), Rachael Riston (Josh), Daniel Neal (Cathy), Eric Neal (Kara), Joseph McDermott, Angelina McDermott, Stephen Schumacher (Dana), Lauren Toscheff (Matt), Michael Schumacher, and 20 great grandchildren. Friends and family are welcome to attend visitation on Monday, December 14th from 10 to 12 pm at Pritts Funeral Home and Chapel, 412 Washington Rd., Westminster, with funeral services beginning at 12 noon. For those wishing to virtually attend Camielle's service, please visit www.prittsfuneralhome.com
and choose the Livestream link on the homepage, or go to her individual obituary & events page where you will find a link to her virtual service. The livestream will begin a few minutes prior to the start of the service. Private interment will be at Highland View Cemetery. A virtual celebration of life is planned for the near future. In lieu of flowers, donations may be sent to Messiah Lutheran Church 5600 Old Washington Rd., Sykesville, MD 21784. Online condolences may be offered to the family at www.prittsfuneralhome.com
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Published by Carroll County Times from Dec. 12 to Dec. 13, 2020.