Obit: Schuh, Anita (1913 - 2009)


Contact: Robert Lipprandt


Surnames: Ewert, Fischer, Gosse, Hackel, Krueger, Laabs, Lube, Rodriziuz, Schuh

----Source: The Tribune - Phonograph (Abbotsford, Clark Co., Wisconsin) Wednesday, December 16, 2009, Page 13 

Schuh, Anita (Gosse) (December 20, 1913 - December 9, 2009)

Anita Schuh, 95, of the town of Colby, passed away Wednesday, December 9, 2009 at her residence.

Anita was born December 20, 1913 in the town of Colby, the daughter of Louis and Ida (Lube) Gosse.  

She attended Cloverdale Country School in the town of Colby and graduated from the 8th grade however Anita continued to learn and gather knowledge throughout her entire life well into her 90’s.  

On May 11, 1933 Anita was married to Arthur Ambrose Schuh at St. Mary’s Catholic Church.  

Anita and Arthur farmed in the town of Colby. Anita was a dedicated mother and farm wife. Sadly, her husband Arthur passed away July 10, 1992. She was a longtime member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church. 

To all those that knew her Anita’s greatest passion was her grandchildren and had a way of making each grandchild feel like they were her favorite.

Anita did enjoy traveling with her husband and his brother Wally and working in her gardens and flower beds. Anita was also an accomplished seamstress.

Anita is lovingly survived by her children, Ambrose (Elaine) Schuh of Colby and Marie (Valgene) Fischer of Colby; nine grandchildren; 23 great grandchildren; and one great great grandson. She is further survived by her sisters, Marion Krueger of Colby, Harriet Laabs of Colby and Dorothy (Ray) Rodriziuz of North Carolina; and her brothers, Herman (Hazel) Gosse of Colby and Melvin (special friend Dottie) Gosse of Colby. 

Anita was preceded in death by her husband, one sister Viola Ewert and one grandson Donald Schuh.

A Mass of Christian Burial was celebrated at 11 a.m. on Saturday, December 12, 2009 at St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Colby. The Rev. Daniel Hackel presided. Burial followed in St. Mary’s Cemetery in the town of Colby. Visitation was held on Saturday at the church in Colby from 9:30 a.m. until time of services. Acting as her pallbearers were Duane, Ronald, Darryl and Dennis Schuh, Valgene Fischer, Jr. and Mark Fischer.

The Maurina-Schilling Funeral Home of Colby assisted Anita’s family with funeral arrangements. Online condolences may be offered at 



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