Born: September 27, 1925
Died: October 02, 2012
Molly F. Feldschneider, nee Hayes, of Jackson, formerly of the Cherokee, Alabama area, died on Tuesday, October 2, 2012 at her residence at the age of 87 years. She was born on September 29, 1925 in Margerum, AL to the late William and Kate (nee Grisham) Hayes.
Molly attended local schools in Cherokee, graduating from Cherokee High School. She then came to Wisconsin to visit one of her sisters, and has since made Wisconsin her home.
During World War II, she worked at the former Waukesha Motors. While employed there, she played baseball with the Waukesha Motetts, a women's professional baseball team. She then worked as a telephone operator at AT&T for many years.
On March 29, 1946, she was united in marriage to Richard G. Feldschneider. Richard predeceased March 13, 1994.
She enjoyed traveling, visiting the Holy Land 3 times.
Survivors include 2 children Linda (Wallace) Lauersdorf of Cherokee, AL and Richard (Christine) Feldschneider, II of Jackson, WI; 7 grandchildren, 15 great-grandchildren; 1 brother Paul (Ann) Hayes of Cherokee, AL; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
In addition to her husband and parents, she was preceded in death by 1 grandson Tim Lauersdorf, 2 sisters and 4 brothers.
The family will greet relatives and friends during a period of visitation at the Schmidt Funeral Home in Jackson on Friday, October 5 from 5 until 7 p.m. with a service to follow at 7 p.m. There will also be a visiation at Margerum Methodist Church in Margerum, AL on Monday, October 8 from 10 until 11 a.m. with services to follow. Burial will be in Margerum Cemetery following the church service.
The family has requested memorials to the Wounded Warrior Project or Jesus Cares Ministry.
Molly's family would like to extend a sincere thank you to Dr. Robert Gibson and his nurse Janine for the wonderful care shown over the years and also the team at Horizon Hospice for their care and support.
On-line guestbook and condolences available at www.schmidtfuneralhome.com.