Monica Schmitz Correll
Monica passed away on Tuesday, April 19, 2017 of diabetic complications while living in Murfreesboro, TN. She was born in Portland, Oregon on Dec. 11, 1971 to John and Tracy Konkle Schmitz. She attended Reynolds High School, transferring to Woodburn High in her junior year. She graduated in 1991.
Monica was a dog lover and rarely was without her 4 legged companions. She spent many years as a dialysis patient and met numerous new friends at dialysis. She loved to help others with similar health issues. Monica was preceded in death by her father John Schmitz of Canby, OR; grandfathers, Glen Konkle of Fairview, OR; Cecil Schmitz of Sun City, AZ; cousin Rebecca Schmitz of Candy, OR and Uncle Kevin Konkle of Portland, OR.
Surviving are her mother, Tracy Konkle Schmitz Miller, step father Harry Miller of Kasilof, Alaska; grandmothers Betty Konkle of Fairview, OR; Mary Schmitz of Sun City, AZ; and several aunts, uncles, cousins and friends. Monica's family would like to thank the numerous friends and care givers she met at Fresenius Kidney Care Maywood Park. She received excellent care from them while living in Fairview, OR. Monica's ashes will be interned next to her father's ashes in Spruce Grove Memorial Park in Kasilof, Alaska.