Eunice Callahan Schatzle, 98 years of age, recently passed away on October 16, 2016. Eunice died of natural causes. She was a devote Catholic. She was a long time resident of Danbury/Sherman, CT. She was born on December 12, 1917 in Lawrence, MA of parents George and Mary Callahan.
Eunice’s late husband was Francis D. Schatzle, Sr. They had six children, their oldest son, Francis D Schatzle, Jr., passed away in 2016. Eunice is survived by her five children: Eunice Laverty , Daniel Schatzle; George Schatzle Paul Schatzle and Rosemary Wilsen of Ocoee, FL. Eunice had eleven grandchildren and seven great grandchildren.
Eunice was a graduate of Boston University and Western Connecticut State College. Eunice was a school teacher, having started her teaching career at Danbury High School in Danbury Ct.. Then she taught at various parochial schools in the Danbury area and lastly retiring from the New Fairfield, CT. School System. Eunice was a very dedicated member of the American Association of University Woman in the Danbury, Ct. Chapter.
Eunice lived in retirement proudly on her own in her condo in Tequesta FL to be near her two sons George and Paul and their families. Eunice did volunter work in the community. Eventually, Eunice became a resident of a Brookdale Assisted Living Facility in Ocoee to be close to her daughter Rosemary and son-in-law Fred Wilsen. We are thankful to her Brookdale family for the loving care they showed her over the past 2 years.
A graveside service is planned at the family plot at St. Peter’s Cemetery in Danbury, Connecticut.