Jennifer J. Schumacher

jennifer j. schumacher
Jennifer J. Schumacher, 39, Fargo, ND passed away Wednesday, July 25, 2018 at Sanford Health, Fargo. Jennifer was born April 4, 1979 in Wishek, ND to Anthony “Jim” and Loretta (Roll) Schumacher. She graduated from Edgeley High School in 1997. She enlisted in the United States Air Force following her graduation where she was stationed at Lackland AFB, TX, Minot AFB, ND, Iceland, Osan Air Base (ROK), South Korea, Naval Air Station Keflavik and Aviano Air Base, Italy and Royal Air Force Mildenhall, United Kingdom. She was honorably discharged on March 15, 2007. From her travels, she learned to love all types of food and enjoyed trying unique dishes. She had a deep love for animals where she pursued her associate’s in Veterinary Technology. She also adored spending time with her nieces and nephews and had a deep love for her dog, Maddie. She enjoyed spending time attending various concerts, especially rock concerts and loved attending and watching a variety of movies. She was a gentle soul and always put others needs before hers. She is survived by her parents; Anthony “Jim” and Loretta Schumacher, Fargo, ND, siblings; Jessica (Jeff) Fabian, Jamestown, ND, Miranda (Mark) Voigtschild, West Fargo, ND, Rachel (Adam) Wald, Edgeley, ND, Becky (Gregg) Katchmark, Orono, MN, Anthony (Kelly) Schumacher, Minneapolis, MN, nieces and nephews; Caleb, Kaden and Reese Fabian, Jacob and Annika Voigtschild, Morgan and Emma Wald, Hanna Katchmark, grandma, Pauline Roll, Mandan, ND and “more than a few” aunts, uncles and cousins. She was preceded in death by her grandparents, Joseph Roll, Anton and Teresa Schumacher and her beloved dog, Maddie. Funeral Service: 1:00 P.M. Sunday, July 29, 2018 at Boulger Funeral Home & Celebration of Life Center, Fargo with visitation starting at 12:00 P.M. In lieu of flowers, memorials preferred to 4 Luv of Dog rescue, PO Box 9283, Fargo ND 58104-9283.

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  1. As one Female Vet to family of another God Bless you. I didn’t know Jennifer but we all remember. Rest in Peace. Thoughts and Prayers

  2. Jen, thank you for you! You are missed terribly! This is never good-bye, but… till we see you again!
    ((Hugs, Love & Prayers))

  3. Please accept my heart felt condolences. Jennifer and I were co-workers, and she and I spent a lot of time together on a recent trip to Fredrick, MD. She was truly a wonderful person and will be missed deeply by her family and friends.

  4. Jennifer,
    You will be missed my dear sweet friend. Fair winds, blue skies and a happy reunion with your sweet Maddie Bear. Until Valhalla.


  5. Jennifer,
    You are missed very much dear friend. Fair winds, blues skies and a happy reunion with Maddie Bear. I love you and miss you. Until we meet again, until Valhalla.


  6. My thoughts and prayers to all of her family in this difficult time.. Jen was loved dearly by all of her coworkers. I will miss her beautiful smile and gentle heart. I know she is with Jesus in Heaven waiting to see us all again ..

  7. Allen and Debbie Wald and family are deeply saddened by your loss. Our prayers go out to you Jim and Loretta and your family🙏🏼

  8. Jennifer and I served in the Air Force together at Osan AB, ROK. We worked together in the same office. She always went above and beyond the call of duty, never complained, as always willing to do what was necessary to fulfill the mission. My heart goes out to her family and friends as well, we all lost a beautiful soul. Rest in paradise comrade, your kind spirit and beautiful smile will be missed.

    Vivienne Davis, CMSgt (ret)

  9. Our family is so deeply sad to hear this news! Our hearts ache for your family! We know that Lowell will look after her until we can all be together again….all our love, sympathy, and prayers!

    The Piehl Family

    Jeff, Kris (McCarthy), Devin, Tasha, Landon

  10. Such a spirit she was. Always caring about others, we bonded over life experiences and music. She was beautiful inside and out. I thank her for her service to her country, she was very proud of her Air Force family and talked about those days frequently. She was a smart and dedicated employee who was true to her convictions and always stood up for what was right and just. I will miss her sass, her laugh, her big heart, and her willingness to go the extra mile for her friends and family. Till we meet again in the concert in the skies my dear…I know you will be there with your Maddie.

  11. My deapest sympathy to you all. All of her family here at the VA are missing her terribly. She had the most beautiful smile, always willing to give advice on my animals. She was reluctantly willing to do girly things with me. Til we meet again my dear.

  12. My heart felt condolences to the Schumacher family. Jennifer’s upbeat attitude and personality made it a joy to work with her the short time I had the privilege to do so. You will be missed

  13. I will forever miss her. I admire her bravery, her kindness to others, the way she loved animals and how she wasn’t afraid to try new things.

  14. My heartfelt condolences to Jennifer’s family. May God wrap all of you in his arms and give you strength to get through this difficult. Jennifer was a great friend to me and her desk was next to mine at work. Our VA family is going to miss her so much. Jennifer and I liked to go to movies, talk about TV shows, go out to eat, go to concerts together and talked about going to Iceland together sometime. She loved her dog, Maddie so much and always put her friends and family needs before her. Thank you Jen for your service and having such a big heart full of compassion. You will be missed but never forgotten. Hugs and prayers to everyone.

  15. I did not know much about Jennifer but my prays are with you and your family, God have comfort for you.

  16. You are so loved, Jen! Even us little Freshman girls when you were a Senior, you still managed to make us feel “so cool” and incredibly important. 😂 It was a privilege to know you. Fly High, Friend! Until we meet again!

  17. So sorry for your loss. Jennifer was beautiful soul. Your family is in our thoughts and prayers.

  18. Thank you lord for letting me know this beautiful person. Why she is gone so soon only you know. My heart is so lost. Fly high beautiful for ever in my heart. Not good bye till we meet again.

  19. My deepest condolences to Jennifer’s family in the difficult time. I had the honor to meet her when i started at the Va. 2 years ago. She was such a loving person always put everyone before herself. She had a heart of gold. Ill never forget that night i asked her to go with me to meet the man i have a crush on she just laughed at me and told me she would be my support on that journey that night. She always had the biggest smile on her face no matter what life threw at her. She is the stongest women i know. I wish i could ha e taken the time to hang out woth her more, but Unfortunatly i worked nights as she worked days. You are greatly missed and Thank You so much for your Service. Till we meet again please watch over all your Va family and friends and family. We love you so much and miss you.

  20. Im so sorry, I never knew Jennifer but she looks like she was a true loving young lady. I knew her mom Loretta back in our high school years. May God Help her family to find comfort. My prayers for the family and know that she is in Gods loving arms.Barb(Wutzke) Hintz

  21. I went to school in Arizona with Jen and we laughed at how small the world was. We were stationed at Aviano at the same time and then both ended up in Vet school together. She was such a sweet, genuine person. She will me deeply missed. My thoughts and prayers are being sent daily to all of her family and friends. ❤

  22. Jen,
    This is so shocking that you will not be with us anymore. Our grief is deep. I am thankful that you were such great friends with my daughter Kym…. you were ‘sisters’ really, chosen family. Anytime I go eat at Sweet Tomatoes from now on I will always think of you and the time that you, my daughter & I went to lunch there here in Phoenix, and the laughs we had that day. Part of you died with Maddie’s passing, now part of us has died with yours. You are loved and will be so greatly missed by so many….We love you. Fly with the angels!!!

  23. My heart, my friend. Jennifer will always shine bright in the hearts of many. She was my best friend. We met in college, veterinary technician college. R. I. P. My dear friend and sister. My deepest condolences to the family. Jennifer will live on on spirit… Much love and respect

  24. I worked with Jenny and often had breakfast with her and her co-workers. I will miss her as I know her co- workers will. The slide show is a beautiful tribute.

  25. Loretta and family,
    So sorry for your loss. Jennifer sounds like she was such a beautiful soul. What a wonderful video containing so much happiness with family and friends. Hopefully the days to come will become easier for all of you.

  26. Jennifer, it’s hard to believe you are gone. You were such a dear person to me and my heart is broken. I love you and I hope to see you again some day. Take care my sweet friend, you will always be in my thoughts.

  27. My deepest sympathies to Jennifer’s family. My thoughts and prayers are with you during this difficult time. May God wrap his arms around you and hug you to comfort you like Jennifer did whenever you needed a hug. She will be truly missed by everyone she ever became friends with. R.I.P. Jennifer. Until we meet again.

  28. My dearest sissy, I am crying as I am writing this. I am so sad I will not be able to say”see you later” tomorrow.. We have been through hell and back together from Clovis to Arizona nothing could keep us separated. Your every 3/4 year visit to NewJersey to see me and the kids which now you will miss next year… You were there for me when my bro died to listen to me scream and cry why?.. You were my Sissy and now both my sibling’s are gone and now I find myself doing the same thing crying and screaming why?..I know bro is up there teasing you telling you how cute you are shorty!!! Love you more than word’s and I can’t fathom not having my video chat tonight or tomorrow! We shared all our secrets, complaints, and wants for this life.. I will miss that more than you know! Who will i tell them to now?To Jens family thank you for sharing her with this world it was a better place because of her even if she didn’t believe that it truly was!!! May God wrap his arms around you and never let go during your time of grief as our family knows all to well your journey ahead hold each other tight and always know you are all in my thought’s and prayer’s as you navigate this new “normal”. Enjoy your cheese steaks and crabs baby girl until we see each other again I love you Forever and ever❤ The beach house stay’s will never be the same without you Jersey will never be the same without you. You always said “I think I shoulda been born a Jersey girl” Don’t worry Mama we adopted you along time ago!!!
    Love Kristen,Jeff, Devon,Trevor and Pop’s

    PS. I miss you already and give my Maddie bear a kiss from Auntie❤😘❤

  29. Jim, Loretta and Family: Our deepest sympathy to all of you. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  30. Thank You, Lord, for Jennifer Schumacher.

    Thank You for life and time, family and friends, moments to share, and days to remember.

    Thank You for holding Jennifer safely in Your hands, close to Your heart.

    Thank You for the wisdom to manage difficult decisions every day.

    Thank you for helping us to understand Your love, even when our hearts are broken.

    Most of all, thank You for bringing Jennifer home on the very last day.

    In Jesus’ name, amen.

  31. What a beautiful video of Jennifer’s life! She was such a sweet person, so kind and caring! I will miss her so! Prayers of comfort and healing for you all!

  32. Loretta. and Jim and Family
    Our Deepest Sympathy over the loss. of your beautiful daughter Jennifer.
    Will have you all in our. thoughts and prayers.
    Kent and Marge Klima

  33. To the Schumacher family,
    We couldn’t believe it. We are so sorry to hear about Jennifer. We enjoyed having her in school. Our prayers and thoughts with all of you.
    Bob & Kay Willson

  34. Jim, Loretta and family. So, so sorry for your loss. My heart breaks for you. You will be in my prayers!

  35. Jim, Loretta and family.
    We are so sorry for your loss. You are in our thoughts and prayers.

  36. My thoughts and prayers are with your family as you say goodbye to such a sweet soul. Please know our family has been thinking about you and wish God’s comfort and peace be with your family🙏🏻💞

  37. My heart goes out to all of you. I was there in spirit. Angels are surrounding Jennifer. Love you all very much! ~Madonna

  38. Barb and I are very sorry for your loss, our prayers are with you and your family, Jim and Loretta, and family.

  39. Jennifer and I served together in the Air Force at RAF Mildenhall in the early 2000s. She was a kind-hearted, fun loving, wonderful person with an infectious smile. She is deeply mourned by her military family and will never be forgotten. May she rest comfortably in God’s loving arms.

  40. I am so sorry to hear this news. I worked at the VA and had the pleasure of getting to know Jennifer there. I loved our visits. May she rest in peace. My thoughts and prayers goout to her family.

  41. My sympathy to all your family… so very sorry to hear about Jennifer. God Bless and be with each of you during this difficult time. Love and Prayers, Carleen

  42. I remember hanging out with Jennifer and her friend Justin Seibel quite a bit in Edgeley, ND in the mid 1990’s. Fun times… Rest in Peace… \m/\m/

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