Rev. Msgr. Mark R. Schommer
March 8, 1932 - July 12, 2017
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St. Katharine Drexel Parish - St. Mary's Site
Monday 7/17, 5:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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400 West Wisconsin Avenue
Kaukauna, WI 54130
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119 W. 7th Street
Kaukauna, WI 54130
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1101 Buchanan Rd.
Kaukauna, WI 54130
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Rev. Msgr. Mark Schommer, a man of God, was called to his Father’s side on Wednesday evening, July 12, 2017. Monsignor Schommer was born in Kaukauna, to Raymond and Rosalia (Wydeven) Schommer. He grew up with one sister and two brothers. He attended Kaukauna High School and earned a Bachelor of Science degree at the…

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Dr. Michael Wolf left a message on July 22, 2017:
I had the honor of meeting and caring for Father Mark long after we had both left Kaukauna but recognizing we had so many common friends and acquaintances made us quick friends. His presence suggested he was caring for me not me for him. An amazing man with a profound influence. God bless him and his family
Greg Jacobs left a message on July 18, 2017:
He will be missed. He and his family are remarkable people that live their faith daily. If we all did one wonders how good and orly the real world could be. Thank you for you service and your life.
Kathleen & John left a message on July 17, 2017:
A remarkable role model, who was a kind, caring friend and mentor. He was always ready and willing to listen and provide emphatic, practical counsel. We will continue to thank God every day that we had the gift of his consistent loving presence in our lives.
Nancy Richter left a message on July 16, 2017:
His smiling face and kind words will be missed. He was a great person.
Mary Ann Schommer-Moll left a message on July 16, 2017:
You will be missed by the Buck Schommer kids. Thank you for being a blessing to our family cousin, rest in the arms of God.
Peace of mind is a call away. We're here when you need us most.
Judith Geiger Gill left a message on July 16, 2017:
Bonnie, so sorry for this great loss. He surely lived an amazing life and now it is time to be rewarded. God bless you all.
Anita ,Rayond Petrusky left a message on July 15, 2017:
So sorry we well miss him at St. Paul Cathlic in Plainfield wi
Marv Wagner left a message on July 15, 2017:
So sorry to hear of this. We had so many lively discussions while remodeling his home. A remarkable man and will be missed by many.
Jesse Kettenhoven left a message on July 15, 2017:
You taught me a lot about compassion for others. You will be missed.
Pearl left a message on July 15, 2017:
An inspiring gentleman who lived his faith!
Adam Kain left a message on July 15, 2017:
Dear Uncle Mark, I have attempted to model my life after you. I want to be just like you. You are a wonderful person and I have known it since I was just a young boy. I always admired you and looked up to you. You are surely going to be greeted by God with open arms into the kingdom of heaven. No one I know is a better man than you. I love you so much and I wish I could be there for you right now. Kaylah and I will always have you in our thoughts and prayers and I know you will be looking out for us up in heaven. I will always have you in my heart like I always have. I will continue to model my life after you and I will cherish the memories I have of you. I love you Uncle Mark and I know you love me. Say hi to my grandpa for me and please check up on me from time to time. I will dedicate my life to making you proud and remember no one is a better man than you. I will hold close the letters you wrote me and read them often. I love you Uncle Mark. I will see you when I get there. I love you very much. Love Always, Adam and Kaylah.
Brenda Buchberger left a message on July 15, 2017:
You will be missed was fun when you lived across the street and we could get together. Friendships were made and will not be forgotten, say hello to my Momma for me
Jerry and Adele left a message on July 15, 2017:
Farewell Peace , my heart . Let the time for parting be sweet . Let it not be a death , but completeness . Let love melt into memory And pain into song . Let the flight through the sky end In the folding of the wings over the nest . Let the last touch of your hands Be gentle like the flower of the night . Stand still , oh beautiful end , for a moment And say your last words in silence . I bow to you and hold up my lamp To light you on your way . - Rabindranath Tagore
Mike & Dorothy Ratajczak left a message on July 15, 2017:
Dear Father Mark: to say you will be missed does not even touch it! Mike enjoyed growing up with you at St Josphs and then the years of getting to reunite with you at Bughs lake. You were a true friend and inspiration and we are all better for your presence. Meeting Pat and getting to know her was a compliment to you. God bless you and know you will be missed and mentioned often. Deepest sympathy.
Kate and Jim Drmolka left a message on July 15, 2017:
Mgr. Mark was a favorite when he served us at St. Paul's in Plainfield. I will never forget when we went to Good Friday service in Fort Myer 2 years ago and he surprised us by coming behind us and saying what are Plainfield, WI. parishioners doing here.? Please pray for us. "Give it some thought. " . Love him forever.
Jack and Mary Stephani left a message on July 15, 2017:
Jack and I are sad to hear of Father Marks passing. We got to know him and Pat and listen to his sermons while spending winters in Florida. The breakfasts after mass with the Clintonville group in North Fort Myers are very special memories for us. A wonderful man. So glad that we got to spend time with him. Prayers to the Schommer family.
Benjamin & Weston Kain left a message on July 14, 2017:
My Great Uncle Mark was the kindest man I've ever met. Some of my fondest memories as a child include sitting on his lap and listening to his stories about the Packers. I'm grateful that Mark was able to meet his great, great Nephew, my son, Weston, before he passed. I will miss him dearly, and so will the rest of the family. RIP Uncle Mark.
Dave and Julie Gamm left a message on July 14, 2017:
An amazing man who clearly lived learning and lived teaching others! We send our condolences and love.
Greg and Christine Wydeven left a message on July 14, 2017:
A good man, that lived a very interesting and good life. Sorry for your loss. May the comfort of Jesus be with Msgr. Mark's family. God bless.
Wichmann Funeral Home & Crematories left a message:
Please accept our deepest condolences for your family's loss.
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