Brenda Fay Schlotzhauer, 44, of Punta Gorda, Florida formerly of Smithton, Missouri died Wednesday, May 11, 2011. She was born June 6, 1966 in Kansas City, Mo., to Forest and Alice Allen. Brenda enjoyed sailing with her husband and reading.
She will be greatly missed by her husband of 24 years, Mike of Punta Gorda; parents, Forest and Alice Allen of Smithton; sister, Deana Wineland of St. Charles, MO; aunts, Laura Hamelau and husband Bill of Charlotte, NC and Arlys Gilson and husband Ron of Wright; father-in-law Gene Schlotzhauer of Sedalia; brother-in-law Steve Schlotzhauer and wife Le’ Anne of St. Peters, two nephews and many cousins.
A gathering of family and friends will be 10 to 11 a.m., Saturday, May 28 with a service to celebration Brenda’s life to follow at 11 a.m. at Rea Funeral Chapel, 1001 South Limit, Sedalia, Mo. In lieu of flowers, memorial donations may be made to Animal Welfare League, 4519 Drance St., Port Charlotte, Fla., 33980, or a charity of the donor’s choice.