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“I am so sorry to all of her family !! I grew up with Cathy & Carol. May she RIP. ”
1 of 16 | Posted by: Debbie Westfall Rushlow - OH

“I wish to offer my sincerest condolences on your loss to my dear shipmate Steve and his family; may Cathrine rest in peace. ”
2 of 16 | Posted by: James Fasino - Clifton, NJ

“Ryan and Family,Sorry for your loss. Your mom will always be in your heart. Just remember all the funny things she had done and stories she told and...Read More »
3 of 16 | Posted by: Judy Marchant - 4170 Rose Mary, MI

“Ryan and Family,I am very sorry for your loss. May she rest in peace. Your family will be in my thoughts and prayers, Lori Hickey ”
4 of 16 | Posted by: Lori Hickey - Warren, MI - Friend

“So sorry for your loss Ryan. Thoughts and prayers go out to you and your family. If you need anything, please let me know. {{{ Hugs }}} ”
5 of 16 | Posted by: Tracy Ross - Roseville, MI

“I am so sorry for your loss. I have many fond memories of her, that can never be taken away. Whenever she smiled or laughed, she made everyone...Read More »
6 of 16 | Posted by: Steven Henmueller - Friend

“You will be ya!! Rest in Heaven!! ”
7 of 16 | Posted by: Dawn McNeill - Mecosta, MI

“Cathy was just like my sister as we grew up in our Westland neighborhood. We laughed until our faces hurt and we cried together until our hurt felt...Read More »
8 of 16 | Posted by: Donna Fisher - Westland, MI

“So sorry to hear Cathy passed away, I grew up with her, brothers and sisters. I lived on the same street. ”
9 of 16 | Posted by: Bruce Hinson - Ladson, SC

“Ryan,I am so sorry for your loss. Your memories of your Mom will keep her close to your heart forever.HwW5dPat Moschelli ”
10 of 16 | Posted by: Pat Moschelli - Clinton Township, MI

“When our family moved in to the house next to the Shaffer's the summer Cathy and I were going in to 5th grade I was so happy to meet Cathy and Carol....Read More »
11 of 16 | Posted by: Sharon Hunt-Sedlacek - Neighbor

12 of 16 | Posted by: SONYA MELENDEZ - DETROIT, MI

“Ryan,I am so sorry for your loss. May you find comfort in all the memories you have with your mom. ”
13 of 16 | Posted by: Carol Scott - Clinton Twonship, MI

“Cathy is an amazing person and a wonderful Grandma, and she will be missed dearly. We're very sorry for your loss, and your family is in our thoughts...Read More »
14 of 16 | Posted by: Bob Hanus - MI - Family Friend

“I'm so sorry to hear about Catherine. She had a great sense of humor and I always liked seeing her when I was in town. I'm very sorry for your loss.....Read More »
15 of 16 | Posted by: Harmony Deflorio - NY

“When I think about Mrs. Schmidt I remember someone who was a proud, and devoted mother and grandmother. She was always there to welcome you with a...Read More »
16 of 16 | Posted by: Victoria Hanus - Family Friend

SCHMIDT, CATHERINE ANN (nee SHAFFER). May 8, 2017 Age 57. Beloved wife of Steven Schmidt, Loving mother of Jennifer(Frank)Mancuso and Ryan. Proud grandmother of Ava Marie. Dearest sister of Carol James, Danny Shaffer, Jimmy Shaffer and Jack Shaffer. Beloved daughter of Mary Ann Shaffer. Also survived by many loving nieces, nephews and friends. Memorial visitation Sunday May 21, 2017 from 3-9pm at Wujek-Calcaterra & Sons 36900 Schoenherr at Metro Parkway (16 Mile). Memorial Mass will be held Monday May 22, 2017 at 10:00am at St. Joan of Arc Church 22412 Overlake, St. Clair Shores. Share memories with the family at their "On Line Guest Book" @