Eva Schanz passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 30, 2017, at St. Vincent Healthcare in Billings, after a short illness.
Eva was born in Forsyth on April 11, 1929, to Cecilius and Elizabeth Mathern. She was the youngest of 10 children.
Eva was preceded in death by her husband Mike, son Ronald, father Cecilius, mother Elizabeth, sisters Anna, Rose, Emma and Mary, brothers John, Joe, Frank and Dan. She is survived by daughter Sheila of Billings, son Dean, wife Colleen and granddaughter Caitlin from Randolph, Minnesota, and brother Pius of Riverton, Wyoming. She is also survived by step daughters Nina Denzin of Helena, Montana, Alice Burton of Spokane, Washington, eight grandchildren, 12 great-grandchildren, and several nieces and nephews.
Memorial service will be held at Dahl Funeral Chapel on Thursday, Sept. 21, at 10 a.m., with inurnment to follow in Holy Cross Cemetery. Memories and condolences may be shared with the family at www.dahlfuneralchapel.com.