Elizabeth Camilli is the mother of Holy Cross parishioner Thomas (Karen) Camilli
Elizabeth (Nee Schullo) Camilli, age 88, formerly of Plymouth, WI, passed away early Saturday morning, November 21 at Manor Care West in Green Bay where she had been a resident for the last 7 years.
She was born on April 4, 1921 in Cumberland, WI, daughter of the late Anthony and Lucy (DeVito) Schullo.
She attended Cumberland Area Grade Schools and graduated from Cumberland High School in 1939.
On October 27, 1941 she married Dante Camilli in Cumberland, WI. The couple lived in Cumberland for 6 years after their marriage before moving to Campbellsport in 1947 and then to Plymouth in 1956.
She provided child care for many different families in the Plymouth area for 13 years.
She was a member of St. John the Baptist Catholic Church in Plymouth and belonged to the Christian Mothers Society in the church. She was a Girl Scout Leader in Campbellsport and Plymouth and a 4-H Leader. She also belonged to the Rocky Knoll Auxiliary.
Survivors include two sons, Charles (Priscilla) Camilli of Milwaukee, WI, Thomas (Karen) Camilli of Green Bay, WI; two daughters, Mary (Mark) Lanners of Eden Prairie, MN, Lucie (Glen) Seidenglanz of Oconomowoc, WI; six grandchildren, Michael (Laurie) Camilli of Eden Prairie, MN, Laura Camilli (friend, Tim Yanasak) of Milwaukee, WI, Peter (Theresa) Camilli of Columbia, SC, Joseph Camilli of Green Bay, WI, Anna Lanners of Eden Prairie, MN, Chris Camilli of Milwaukee, WI; three great-granddaughters, Nina, Julia and Maria; one great-grandson, Charlie; one brother-in-law, Robert Catlin of Cumberland, WI.
She was preceded in death by three brothers, Louis, Henry, John; three sisters, Christine, Angie and Evelyn.
Memorial services will be held on Friday evening, November 27 at 7:00 P.M. at Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth. Father Wayne Bittner will officiate. Cremation has taken place and Inurnment will be in St. Anthony's Catholic Cemetery in Cumberland. Friends may call at the Suchon Funeral Home in Plymouth on Friday from 5:00 P.M. until the time of the services. A Memorial Mass will be held at St. Anthony's Catholic Church in Cumberland, WI on Saturday, December 5 at 11:00 A.M.
In lieu of flowers, a memorial fund is being established in Elizabeth's name for the Alzheimer's Association or the Eisenhower Center Inc. in Milwaukee.
The Suchon Funeral Home and Cremation Services of Plymouth is serving her family.
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