July 14, 1952 ~ January 17, 2009
Palmyra, N.Y.: January 17, 2009 at age 56 after a courageous battle with an illness. Maria is predeceased by her father, Robert Schumaker. She is survived by her mother, Helen (DeVos) Schumaker; husband, Holger Krogemann; children, Jess (Nicole) Williams, Sr. & Angela Williams; step-son, Michael Krogemann; sister, Paula (Ron) Fackelman; grandchildren, Jess “JJ” Williams, Jr., Alex Williams, Carly Williams & Zachary Krogemann; several nieces and nephews, 32 cousins; many dear friends. Friends may call Thursday, 4-8 P.M. at Vay-Schleich & Meeson Funeral Home, 1075 Long Pond Road. Her Funeral Service will be held, Friday 10 A.M. in the Funeral Home Chapel. Family and friends may meet Friday 12 NOON at Palmyra Cemetery, 272 Vienna Street, Palmyra, NY 14522 for her Graveside Service (please meet at the gate of the cemetery). In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to Boston University School of Medicine, Amyloid Research Fund, 72 East Concord St., K-503, Boston, Mass 02118 in her memory.