unknown - January 29, 2011
Pauline Schauwecker, 100, of Cape Girardeau, formerly of Westphalia, died Saturday, January 29, 2011, at Fontainebleau Lodge in Cape Girardeau.
She was born March 30, 1910, in Meta, a daughter of Anton and Margaret Werdenhause. On April 14, 1931, Pauline was united in marriage to Zeno Schauwecker, who preceded her in death. Pauline was a wonderful seamstress and took great pride in making wedding dresses and enjoyed quilting and fancy work. During World War II, she was employed at Oberman Manufacturing in Jefferson City. In the 1950's she became a beautician and owned her shop in Westphalia, retiring at age 85. She was a member of the American Legion Auxiliary, Senior Citizens group and the St. Joseph Catholic Church in Westphalia She is survived by her daughter: Genie Kremer and husband Jim of Cape Girardeau; six grandchildren: Kathy Toon of San Diego, California, Kristy Kremer of Hallandale, California, Kim (Marsha) Kramer of Lake Egypt, Illinois, Kevin (Claudia) Kremer of St. Louis, Kelly (Kenny) Urhahn of Cape Girardeau and Kara (Terry) Scholl of Jackson; six great- grandchildren: Blake, Haley and Chase Urhahn, Kelsey Kremer, Erica and Brendan Scholl. Pauline took great pride in her children and grandchildren and looked forward to her holidays with them. She loved her home in Westphalia and knew that her wonderful friends and neighbors would look after her needs when she became more dependent. Friends will be received from 9:30 to 11:00 a.m., Thursday, February 3, 2011, at the St. Joseph Catholic Church, Westphalia, where Mass of Christian Burial will follow at 11:00 a.m. with Fr. Mark S. Smith officiating. Interment will follow in the St. Joseph Cemetery. Expressions of sympathy may be made to the St. Joseph Catholic School. Arrangements are under the direction of HILKE-MILLARD Funeral Home, Westphalia, (573) 455-2424. Condolences may be left for the family online at millardfamilychapels.com