Mary Spaunhorst, 90, Washington, died Thursday, Sept 18, 1997, at Cedarcrest Manor, Washington.
Mrs Spaunhorst, daughter of the late David Hoelscher and wife Frances, nee Westhoelter, was born Aug 1, 1907 at Krakow.
On Nov 15, 1938, she was married to Bernard G Spaunhorst at St Gertrude's Church, Krakow.
She was a member of St Francis Borgia Church, St Francis Ladies Sodality, and the WCU.
Mrs Spaunhorst was preceded in death by her parents; her husband Bernard; two sisters, Gertrude Alfermann and Frances Voss; one brother, Ferdinand Hoelscher, and one granddaughter, Sandra Spaunhorst.
She is survived by one son, Bernard A Spaunhorst and wife Kathleen, St Charles; two daughters, Margie Monzyk and husband Ronald, Washington, and Rosemary Rice, Colorado Springs, CO; one brother, Anthony Hoelscher and wife Betty, Krakow; five sisters, Theola Mae Busch, New Haven, and Theela Sieve, Katie Hoelscher, Alvina Hoelscher and Verona Elbert and husband John, all from Krakow; ten grandchildren; other relatives and many friends.
Funeral services for Mrs Spaunhorst were held Sept 22, at St Francis Borgia church, Washington, with Father Mike Oslance Officiating. Interment was in St Francis Borgia Cemetery, Washington.
Masses or contributions to St Francis Borgia Church are preferred.
The Spaunhorst family was served by Miller Funeral Home, Washington.