Today
49°
Mostly Sunny
10%
Tonight
29°
Mostly Clear
6%
Tomorrow
53°
Mostly Sunny
Tomorrow Night
32°
Mostly Clear
Saturday
55°
Mostly Cloudy
1%
Saturday Night
36°
Mostly Cloudy
3%
Sunday
59°
Partly Sunny
4%
Sunday Night
39°
Partly Cloudy
3%
Monday
65°
Mostly Cloudy
9%
Monday Night
45°
Mostly Cloudy
8%
Tuesday
63°
Mostly Cloudy
12%
Tuesday Night
47°
Slight Chance Rain Showers
31%
3 Day
Extended
Friday, March 9th, 2012
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 on this date
John W. Burnett, 78, Celina, died at 6:25 p.m. March 8, 2012, at Celina Manor N [More]
Annabel E. Wagner, 101, New Bremen, died at 11:30 a.m. March 8, 2012, at Otterbein Senior Lifestyle Choices, St. Marys. [More]
Ray D. High, 88, Mendon, died March 8, 2012, at his residence.
He was born Fe [More]