February 28, 1924 - May 4, 2017
Caroline L. Schweiss age 93 of Plain passed away peacefully on Thursday, May 4, 2017 at St. Mary’s Hospital in Madison. She was born on February 28, 1924 in Plain, WI the daughter of Raymond and Emma (Blau) Ring. She was married to Edmund Weiss on May 11, 1943 and he preceded her in death on June 26, 1985. She was then married to Russell Schweiss on January 8, 1988 and he preceded her in death on August 9, 2001. Caroline was a lifelong member of St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Plain. She cooked for many years for the Plain Lions Club and at the Palace Bar. She enjoyed embroidering and playing cards with her many card playing friends. She cherished all the special times with her sisters, praying together, playing together and their beer soup. Survivors include 7 children, Lynette (Mel) Seiler of Prairie du Sac, Thomas (Linda Heiney) Weiss of Plain, Joyce Collins of Middleton, Richard (Alice) Weiss of Waunakee, Dolores Weiss of Middleton, Connie (Kyle) Davidson of Waunakee, Harry Weiss of Fitchburg, 18 grandchildren, 29 great grandchildren, 5 great great grandchildren, 6 siblings, Elvy Weiss of Plain, Bernice Weber of Spring Green, Jack (Shirley) Ring of Madison, Alice Swinehart of Spring Green, Charlotte (John) Dischler of Plain, Audray (Walt) Gerber of Plain, many nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends. In addition to her husbands, she was preceded in death by her parents, Raymond and Emma Ring, an infant grandson, Michael John Weiss, a daughter-in-law, Sandy Weiss, 2 brothers, Delmar and Cletus Ring. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held on Tuesday, May 9, 2017 at 11:00 A.M. at St. Luke’s Catholic Church in Plain. Fr. John Silva will officiate with burial in the church cemetery at a later date. Visitation will be held on Monday, May 8, 2017 at St. Luke’s Catholic Church from 4:00 P.M. – 7:00 P.M. and on Tuesday from 10:00 A.M. until the time of Mass. Online condolences available at www.staffordfuneralhomes.com. The Richardson-Stafford Funeral Home is assisting the family with the arrangements.