THE CITY REBORN FROM THE ASHES OF AMERICA'S MOST DISASTROUS FOREST FIRE
Myrtle R. Schmidt
Friends may call from 9:30 a.m. until time of the funeral service at 11 a.m. on Friday, Sept. 21 at St. Johns Lutheran Church in Gillett, for Myrtle Rose Schmidt, 89, of Gillett.
Pastor Harvey Jeffers will officiate and burial will be in Wanderers Rest Cemetery, Gillett. Kuehl Funeral Home is serving the family. She passed away Monday, Sept. 17 in Green Bay.
Born Oct. 7, 1923 in Cavour to the late Edward Brown and Ella Stoll, she married Walter Schmidt on July 26, 1954 at Immanuel Lutheran Church, Gillett.
She had several hobbies, including bowling, sewing and most of all cooking. She was previously an active member of the W.E.L.C.A. for St. Johns Evangelical Lutheran Church in Gillett and worked for Northern Shoe Company.
Survivors include a stepdaughter, Pat (John) Meyer of De Pere; five grandchildren; eight great-grandchildren; two great-great-grandchildren; four nephews and other relatives and friends.
Besides her parents, she was preceded in death by her husband, Walter and five siblings, Edward, Robert, Dorothy, Lester and Laura.