Friday, March 9th, 2012
Complete Obituary
Elizabeth Schmidt
  Elizabeth J. "Betty" Schmidt, 83, Mendon, died March 8, 2012, at her residence.
She was born Oct. 24, 1928, in Geneva, Ind., to Glen and Hazel Morgan Grogg. On Sept. 3, 1988, she married Bennett "Ben" Schmidt, who survives.
Also surviving are four children, Steven (Gilda) Teeple, Valparaiso, Ind., Mark (Evelyn) Teeple, Angola, Ind., Diana (Robert) Fields, Portland, Ind., and Betty Lawrence, Celina; five stepchildren, Roger (Sherry) Schmidt, Columbus, Kevin (Heather) Schmidt, Celina, Mike Schmidt, Lima, Lisa (Mark) Jones, Mount Vernon, and Lori Huffman, Mendon; four siblings, Robert Grogg, Portland, Thomas (Jo) Grogg, Geneva, Mary Ann (Jim) Bailey, Geneva, and Pat Moser, Bluffton, Ind.; a brother-in-law, Dick Fields, Berne, Ind.; a sister-in-law, Joyce Grogg, Mendon; 10 grandchildren; six stepgrandchildren; 22 great-grandchildren; and three stepgreat-grandchildren.
Deceased are two husbands, Keith Teeple and Edward L. Brown; three sons, Roger Teeple, Larry Teeple and Bruce Teeple; four siblings, Glenn Grogg, Don Grogg, Crystal Hough and Katherine Fields; two grandchildren; and a great-grandson.
A member of Immaculate Conception Church, Celina, she was a 1946 graduate of Hartford High School, Adams County, Ind.
She had worked at the Celina Coffee Shop and the St. Marys Woolen Mill. She retired from Huffy Bicycles, Celina.
Services are 1:30 p.m. Sunday at W.H. Dick & Sons-Hellwarth Funeral Home, Mendon, the Rev. Les Schmidt officiating. Burial will follow in Mendon Cemetery.
Calling is 2-7 p.m. Saturday and one hour before services Sunday at the funeral home.
Memorials may be made to State of the Heart Hospice.
Condolences may be left at dickandsonshellwarthfh.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Saturday Night
41°
Clear
Sunday
63°
Sunny
Sunday Night
47°
Mostly Clear
9%
Monday
76°
Partly Sunny
12%
Monday Night
63°
Mostly Cloudy
13%
Tuesday
68°
Rain Showers
80%
Tuesday Night
44°
Partly Cloudy
14%
Wednesday
55°
Partly Sunny
10%
Wednesday Night
39°
Partly Cloudy
5%
Thursday
54°
Mostly Cloudy
14%
Thursday Night
40°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
20%
3 Day
Extended
a_da_d
camera_logo Photo Albums
Friday, October 24
index pict
video_logoOnline Video
Thursday, October 2
index pict
Accident at 127 and 119
Monday, September 29
index pict
Grand Lake Marathon