Monique Schick, a Mar Vista resident, died Wednesday, October 20th, from complications due to ovarian cancer. She was 72.

“Monique was a self-taught architect and designer,” said Noel Osheroff, a close friend. “She remodeled four houses in Venice which she lived in.

“She will be greatly missed by her family and many friends,” said Osheroff.

Schick is survived by her son Ben and daughter Zaza.

A celebration of Schick’s life is planned for 2 p.m. Sunday, October 31st, at 12214 Victoria Ave., Mar Vista.

In lieu of flowers, donations in Monique’s memory may be made to the Wellness Community of West Los Angeles, 2716 Ocean Park Blvd., Santa Monica 90405.