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Claris E. Schurz

Claris E. Schurz, 93, died on Tuesday, March 29, at Heritage Pointe of Huntington. 

She was born on January 23, 1929, near Wauzeka, WI, to Viva Richmond Meyer and Clare C. Meyer. She graduated from Wauzeka High School in 1946. She married Lawrence Schurz on September 25, 1946.

Survivors include a son, Guy (Cheree) Schurz, of Spencer, IA; three daughters, Carol Vazquez, of Gulfport, FL, Jane Schurz, of Huntington and Julie (Ron) Schurz Kohn, of Huntertown; three grandchildren, Brian (Laura) Schurz, of Carlisla, IA, Jason (Rene’) Orton Torres, of Griffith and Aaron Schurz, of Spencer, IA and three great-grandchildren.  She was preceded in death her husband, two sons, John Schurz and Carl Schurz; and a grandson, Jeremiah Burns.

Calling will take place on Friday, April 8, from 4 to 7 p.m., at Soman-Larson Funeral Home, Montfort, WI. 

Burial will be on Saturday, April 9, 11 a.m., at Mifflin Cemetery in Rewey, WI.

Local arrangements are being provided by McElhaney-Hart Funeral Home.

A memorial fund is being established in memory of Claria E. Schurz.

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