Cecilia Schaffhausen, 5Cecilia Lee Schaffhausen, age 5, of River Falls, died Tuesday, July 10, at her home.
Cecilia Lee Schaffhausen, age 5, of River Falls, died Tuesday, July 10, at her home.
She was born on May 17, 2007, in River Falls. She attended the C.H.I.L.D. Center. Cecilia enjoyed gluing, painting, making art with nature, and insect exploration. She was a #1 baby lover, a budding musician, future CEO and mom of the year. Her favorite restaurant was the Song Garden in River Falls.
She is survived by her mother, Jessica; aunt, Mary Liz Stotz; uncle, John Stotz; maternal grandparents, Phillip and Becky Stotz; cousins, Eryn Elizabeth Schlotte, Leeam Jacob Davis. Also surviving her are her paternal grandparents, Roger (Doreen) Schaffhausen and Suzanne (Tommy) Allen; aunts and uncles, Eric (Kara M.) Schaffhausen, Jon (Emily) Schaffhausen, Ben (Kara L.) Schaffhausen, Sonny (Michael) Knowles, Jehu Allen, Hannah Allen, godmother Megan Larsen; cousins, Liam, Abigail, Madelyn, Leah, Tyler, Sam, Olivia, Grace; godfather, Kevin Leveille; great-great-aunts and -uncle Aline Colter, Erhard and Donna Stotz; and many other aunts, uncles and cousins.
She was preceded in death by great-grandparents, Flint and Mary E. Watt, Harold and Virginia Stotz; great-uncles Nicholas E. Stotz and Thomas A. Colter.
A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Tuesday, July 17, at Kilkarney Hills Golf Club, 163 Radio Road, River Falls. Visitation will also be from 4-7 p.m. Tuesday at Kilkarney Hills. Private family services and interment will be at a later date. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be designated in Cecilia Lee’s name to the Current 89.3 Minnesota Public Radio, 480 Cedar St., St. Paul, MN 55101, or Benefit Account for the Schaffhausen Girls C/O First National Bank, P.O. Box 166, River Falls, WI 54022.
Arrangements are with Bakken-Young Funeral & Cremation Services of River Falls.
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