Mary L. Schulmerich

September 7, 1957 – August 25, 2017
Place of Birth: 
Canandaigua, New York
Place of Death: 
Rochester, New York
Newark, New York

Service Event Information

August 31, 2017 - 10:00am
St. Michael Church
South Main Street
Newark, NY


Mary L. Schulmerich


Newark/Canandaigua –Mary L. Schulmerich, 59, died Friday (August 25, 2017) at Rochester General Hospital.

There will be no prior calling hours. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10 A.M. on Thursday (August 31st) at St. Michael Church, South Main Street, Newark.

Memorials, in her name, may be made to the Golisano Children's Hospital, 150 Crittenden Blvd., Rochester, New York 14642.

Mary was born on September 7, 1957 in Canandaigua, the daugher of William and Elvira Pastore McDermott. She graduated from the Canandaigua Academy in 1976 and was a communicant of St. Mary's Catholic Church. For over 25 years, Mary was a dedicated supervisor in group homes for the Finger Lakes DDSO.

She is survived by her husband of 35 years, Bernard, two children Brian of Phelps and Shannon (Adam Conley) Schulmerich of Palmyra; a grandson Brandon Conley of Palmyra; her mother Elvira “Elly” McDermott of Canandaigua; four sisters, Debbie (Bob) McCauley of Webster, Sister Pat McDermott of Gates, June (Rich) McDermott of Greece and Annie (Vince) Medici of Latham, New York; several nieces and nephews. Mary was predeceased by her father William; son Bernard Schulmerich, Jr., and a brother Michael McDermott.





Mary became my friend after I moved to the area in the 1990s.  It was a privledge to know her.  She was a wonderful, caring , funny, selfless person and she  will live on in many hearts. Thoughts and prayers to her family.

Dear Annie, Vince and family~

We are so profoundly sorry to hear of your sister's passing.  Please accept our sincere condolences and know that you all are in our thoughts and prayers.

Sr.Patty we are so sorry to hear of the loss of your sister. You are in my heart and prayers.

Mary will be greatly missed by all.  She was a warm, giving and loving woman.  How sad to lose someone like her so early in her life.   Our love and condolences go out to all of her dear family.

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