Michael Schiltz, 52, of Caledonia, died peacefully surrounded by his family on Sunday, Oct. 2, 2011, at his home.
He was born August 25, 1959 in Caledonia to LeRoy and Jean (Caporale Olinger) Schiltz. Mike was employed by ABC Works and supported by ABLE. He will be greatly missed by those who knew and loved him. He was a very special person to many people.
He is survived by his mother, Jean Schiltz of Caledonia; his brothers and sisters, Tom (Brenda) Olinger of Caledonia, Bob (Vicki) Olinger of LaCrosse, WI, John (Mary Kay) Olinger of Onalaska, WI, Nancy Burfield of Onalaska, WI, Pat (Bob) Lemke of Caledonia, Cindy (James) Burg of Eitzen, MN, Kathy (Craig) Ladsten of LaCrescent, MN, and Linda (Mark) Schulte of Caledonia; and many nieces and nephews. He was preceded in death by his father and an infant brother.
A Mass of Christian Burial will be at 11 am on Thurs. Oct 6, at St. Mary's Catholic Church, Caledonia. Father Gregory Leif will officiate and burial will be in Calvary Cemetery, Caledonia. Visitation will be from 9 to 10:45 am Thurs. before the service at McCormick Funeral Home, 205 E. Main, Caledonia. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be given to Camp Winnebago or ABC.
A special thank you is given to his extended family, ABC and ABLE, for their years of support and excellent care.