Rosemary Ethel Schlough, age 81, passed away on Saturday, March 23, 2013 at Sauk Prairie Memorial Hospital. She was born on May 7, 1931 to the late Edward and Clara (Mack) Speth. Rosemary married Clifford J. Schlough at St. Aloysius Catholic Church, Sauk City, on May 7, 1952. She worked for a number of businesses in the Sauk Prairie area, including Sauk City A&W, Ganser's Dime Store, and Swiss Style. Rosemary enjoyed traveling, visiting casinos, completing jigsaw puzzles, playing cards, but her most precious joys were the visits and phone calls from her grandchildren and great-grandchildren. She was a lifelong member of St. Aloysius Catholic Church.
She is survived by her husband of 60 years, Clifford; three children, Dave Schlough of Baraboo, Barb (Bruce) DeWitt of Fitchburg and Scott (Brenda) Schlough of Roxbury; four grandchildren, Stephanie (Jeff) Neumann, Brian (Nicole) Schlough, Jesse Schlough and Jason (Darcy Richard) Schlough; 2 great grandchildren, Jacob Neumann and Braden Schlough; Siblings, Len (Shirley) Speth and Bernadine Meyers. She is further survived by other relatives and friends.
In addition to her parents, she was preceded in death by a brother Edgar Speth and a brother in-law Bill Meyers.
Rosemary, you have been a great wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother to us all. May you now peacefully rest.
A Memorial Mass will be held on Wednesday, March 27, 2013 at 11:30 am at ST. ALOYSIUS CATHOLIC CHURCH, Sauk City. A visitation will be held at HOOVERSON FUNERAL HOME, Sauk City, from 9:00 am until 11:15 a.m. on Wednesday. Burial will be held at a later date in the church cemetery.