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Evelyn Schmale

August 18, 1931 — January 12, 2023


Evelyn A. Schmale, age 91, of Waunakee, died on Thurs. Jan 12, 2023 at the Waunakee Manor Health Care Center. She was born on Aug. 18, 1931 to James and Sybilla (Adler) Taylor in Waunakee. She married William Schmale on May 23, 1953 in Dubuque, Iowa .   Bill preceded her in death in 2021.  Evelyn's sisters Shirley Gilbertson and Carole Tjepkema and brother LeRoy Taylor also preceded her in death.

Evelyn and Bill enjoyed weekends at their trailer in Lynxville, gardening and trips to the casino. Many quarts of pickles and homemade V8 juice was enjoyed by all.

Survivors include her daughter Lynn (Chuck) Valliere and a son, Gary; a sister-in-law Sandy Taylor and many nieces and nephews.

A Memorial service will be held on Tues Jan. 24, 2023 at 11:00 a.m. at St Mary of the Lake Catholic Church in Westport. Burial will take place in the church cemetery

A big thank you to the staff at Waunakee Manor, Dr Kuehn, and Patty Laufenberg for kindness and professional care.

We invite you to share your memories here on Evelyn's tribute wall.

Winn-Cress Funeral & Cremation Service

5785 Hwy Q, Waunakee

(608) 849-4513

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Service Schedule

Past Services

Funeral Service

Tuesday, January 24, 2023

Starts at 11:30am (Central time)

St. Mary of the Lake Catholic Church (Mary Lake Road, Westport)


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