Jane E. Schmock, age 82, passed away Thursday, February 21, 2019 at Dove Healthcare in Bloomer. She was born January 1, 1937 in Colfax to Ernest and Rose (Coddington) Stertz. She attended grade school at Brush Prairie and Trout Creek in rural Bloomer. She graduated from Bloomer High School in 1955. After working in New Auburn, Eau Claire and Rockford IL, she returned to Bloomer and married Edgar Schmock on December 15, 1962, They farmed in the New Auburn area until they retired in 1982 and moved to Bloomer.
Jane is survived by her daughter: Natalie Mlsna; grandchildren: Evan and Morgan Mlsna, Scot Schmock and Sara (Steven) Longdo; great grandchild: Winston Longdo; daughter-in-law: Christie Schmock; brother: Steve (Connie) Stertz; sister: LouAnn Norris; numerous nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents: Ernest and Rose Stertz; husband: Edgar in December of 2000; son: Willie Schmock in December of 2016; brother: Harold Stertz; brother-in-law: Duane Norris.
Funeral services will be held on Thursday, February 28, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. John’s Lutheran Church in Bloomer. Friends may call from 5:00 – 8:00 PM on Wednesday at the Olson Funeral Home in Bloomer and one hour prior to services at the church on Thursday. Online condolences may be expressed at olsonfuneralhomebloomer.com