February 17, 1921 ~ May 20, 2012
Rochester: Peacefully in her sleep, Sunday, May 20, 2012 at age 91. Predeceased by her husband, Lawrence H. Schmerbeck; brother, Donald Vay; sister, Geraldine Richter and brothers-in-law, Robert LaVigne, Robert Hammill, Richard Richter, Arthur Lester and John Ryan; son-in-law, Gary Welch. Survived by her children, Mary Leah Welch, Laurie (David) Insalaco, Joyce Delgatti, William (Erin) Schmerbeck; grandchildren, Nicole Welch (William Maurer), Shannon Welch, Matthew Welch, David (Erika) Insalaco, Kimberly (Christopher) Legg, Scott (Joelle) Delgatti, Tiana Cook; Anthony Rowe, M.D.; 3 great-grandchildren; sisters and brothers-in-law, Arlene (Bud) Nealon, Eunice LaVigne, Bernice Hammill, Mary Louise Lester, Marguerite Ryan, Sister Concepta Vay, S.S.J.; sister-in-law, Margaret (Peggy) Vay; many nieces, nephews and cousins; dear friends and loving relatives. No prior calling. Her Funeral Mass will be celebrated Thursday (May 24th) 9:00 AM at St. Charles Borromeo Church. Interment, Holy Sepulchre Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, contributions may be made to the Sister's of Saint Joseph or Stepping Stone's Learning Center in her memory.