Marleen Ruth Schantz, the wife of Horseshoeing Hall of Famer Bob Schantz, passed away Saturday after a long illness.

As co-owner of Spanish Lake Blacksmith shop in Foristell, Mo., Marleen provided horseshoeing supplies and an understanding shoulder to hundreds of horseshoers throughout the St. Louis area and beyond.

A celebration of Marleen's life will be held on a future date. In lieu of flowers, please make a memorial contribution to St. Jude Children's Research Hospital

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