Ada E. Schacht

Schacht, Ada E. (Bellows), age 90, of Laurie, MO, passed away Tuesday, October 30, 2012, at the Laurie Care Center. She was born April 3, 1922, in Elgin, IL, a daughter of the late John and Merry Hodges Bellows. She was united in marriage to O. William Schacht, who preceded her in death. Ada was the editor of a construction magazine in Chicago for many years. Upon her retirement, she volunteered at the Northwestern University Hospital in Chicago. She is survived by her sister, Dorothy Donovan near Seattle, WA and many nieces and nephews. In addition to her parents and husband, she was preceded in death by five brothers and three sisters. A celebration of Ada's life will be held at 3:00 p.m., Saturday, November 3, at the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach, MO, Chapel with Pastor Nick Stutesman officiating. Memorial contributions are suggested to the Laurie Care Center Memory Unit. Expressions of sympathy may be left online at Arrangements are under the direction and care of the Kidwell-Garber Laurie/Sunrise Beach Chapel.

Published in Courier News on Nov. 1, 2012