Wendy Sue Schmitz
March 13, 1949 - June 29, 2017
Wendy Sue Schmitz, 68, of Pana, died Thursday, June 29, 2017 in her home. She was born March 13, 1949 in Shelbyville to the late Dr. R.G. “Bill” Mathewson & Frances King Mathewson Black.
Wendy lived most of her life in the Pana area. She worked as a medical transcriptionist for Decatur Memorial Hospital, Taylorville Memorial Hospital and most recently from home. She loved spending time with her grandchildren.
Wendy Mathewson and James Schmitz were married on February 10, 1978 in Pana and he survives in Pana along with their son, Caleb Schmitz, Tower Hill, IL; 3 grandchildren: Gwendolyn Schmitz, Lillian Schmitz, Braylon Schmitz; and brothers: Brad Mathewson, Hudson Oaks, TX; Ted (Gloria) Mathewson, Champaign, IL; & Mark (Barb) Mathewson, Athens, IL.
A graveside inurnment service will be held on Wednesday, July 5, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. in Rosemond Grove Cemetery with Sister Mary Sharon Schmitz and Wendy Mathewson officiating.
Memorials may be made to the Sacred Heart School, Pana.