Hello, cousin!You must be Patrick's sister. I believe he is my age. I vaguely recall a visit to St. Paul by your family when I was quite young. I am Richard Schletty (b. 9/30/52). My mother, Bersute (Barjoot) Mike Schletty, is still alive and well in West St. Paul, MN. John Mike is also still alive. My dear sister,Josephine, died about 12 years ago. Sam died about a year and a half ago. Here is his obit:
Mike, Sam M., lifelong resident of the West Side, April 26, 1925 to December 20, 1999, age 74. Preceded in death by his parents, Ben & DeeBee Mike; and sister, Nancy. Survived by his loving wife, Mary; dear father of Rev. Anthony J. Salim, Youngstown, OH, Kathleen (Bob) Miller, WSP, Stephen (Josie), St. Paul, Debbie Jackson, St. Paul and special friend, Greg, George (Debbie), Lake Elmo, Ed (Bev), Sarasota, FL, and Janice (Pete) Casillas, SSP; loving grandfather of 12 and 6 great-grandchildren; brother of Bridget Schletty and John Mike; also many nieces and nephews. Divine Liturgy of Christian Burial Thursday 6 PM at HOLY FAMILY MARONITE CATHOLIC CHURCH, Ada & Robie, St. Paul. Visitation 3-6 PM Thursday, with Service of Incense 5 PM at the church. Interment Fort Snelling National Cemetery. A special thanks to the staff at Southview Acres for their loving care and support. Please, no flowers. West Funeral Home 651-457-6200 .
I will send you a copy of a hand drawn family tree by separate e-mail if you respond directly to me at firstname.lastname@example.org. My web site is www.schletty.com.