a_d
Wednesday, March 26th, 2014
Complete Obituary
Barbara Schmidt
  Barbara Ann W. Schmidt, 87, New Bremen, died at 1 p.m. March 25, 2014, at Elmwood Assisted Living, New Bremen.
She was born Jan. 28, 1927, in New Bremen, to Adolf and Mariann Blanke Pape. On April 18, 1953, she married Everett F. Schmidt, who died May 4, 1981.
Surviving are a daughter, Sue (Lester) Schmackers, New Bremen; a son, Mark (Chris) Schmidt, Minster; eight grandchildren, Carrie (Aaron) Buettner, Steve Greber, Courtney Schmackers, Casey Schmidt, Sydney Schmidt, Madison Schmidt and Eric Schmidt; and three great-grandchildren, Griffin Greber and Ethan and Nikolay Buettner.
Also deceased is her sister, Marjorie Metzger.
She was a lifetime and faithful member of St. Paul United Church of Christ, New Bremen, where she had been a member of the Christian Service Guild. She was a member and past president of the American Legion Post 241 Auxiliary, New Bremen. She was a 1944 graduate of New Bremen High School.
She enjoyed playing her piano and organ, bowling and golfing for many years in different leagues and playing cards and games with her grandchildren. She worked as a secretary at the former Beatrice Foods and Tranco, New Bremen, and later as a sales clerk at Hudson's Jewelers, St. Marys.
Funeral services are 10:30 a.m. Friday, at St. Paul United Church of Christ, New Bremen, the Rev. Becky Erb Strang officiating. Burial will follow in the German Protestant Cemetery, New Bremen.
Calling is 3-7 p.m. Thursday at Gilberg-Hartwig Funeral Home, New Bremen, and at 9:30 a.m. until the time of services on Friday at the church.
Memorial contributions may be directed to the church memorial fund.
Condolences may be sent to www.gilberghartwigfh.com.
Additional obituaries for this date
a_d
Thursday Night
66°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
21%
Friday
82°
Chance Thunderstorms
39%
Friday Night
65°
Chance Thunderstorms
41%
Saturday
80°
Chance Thunderstorms
53%
Saturday Night
65°
Slight Chance Thunderstorms
23%
Sunday
83°
Mostly Cloudy
10%
Sunday Night
63°
Partly Cloudy
7%
Monday
84°
Mostly Sunny
8%
Monday Night
64°
Mostly Clear
11%
Tuesday
87°
Partly Sunny
14%
Tuesday Night
68°
Chance Thunderstorms
32%
3 Day
Extended
a_d
a_da_da_d
video_logoOnline Video
Tuesday, July 26
index pict
Boat fire on Grand Lake
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Celina Lake Festival Parade time-lapse
camera_logo Photo Albums
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Saturday, July 23
index pict
Friday, July 22
index pict