Betty Mae Schmidt

August 27, 1928 ‒ October 02, 2007

Mount Vernon, Ohio

Betty Mae Schmidt, age 79, of Dunham Road, Mount Vernon, passed away at her home on Tuesday, October 2, 2007 with her family at her side.

She was born on August 27, 1928 in Columbus, Ohio to the late Homer and Edna (Bivens) Herren. Betty was a member of the First Church of the Nazarene in Mount Vernon.

She is survived by her husband, of over 58 years, Elmer Schmidt; her son Mike Schmidt of Grove City; her daughter Sherry Connor of Lexington; six grandchildren; six great grandchildren; her sisters in law Alma Herren and Mag Herren; her cousin Jeanette Gregel; her nieces Darcella (Mike) Looney and Nancy Trapp; her nephews Robbie (Penny) Schmidt and Mark Casa; and her great nephews Shawn (Karrie) Schmidt, Bobby (Melissa) Schmidt and Brad (Amanda) Schmidt. Besides her parents, Betty was preceded in death by her sister Pauline Schmidt, and two brothers Walter and Russell Herren. Special thanks goes to Ginger at Hospice of Knox County.

Friend may call on Saturday, October 6, 2007 from 11 AM – 1 PM at the Dowds-Snyder Funeral Home. The service will follow at 1 PM with Rev. Mikel Norris officiating. Burial will be in Mount Vernon Memorial Gardens Cemetery.

Memorial contributions can be made to: Hospice of Knox County, 1770 Coshocton Ave., Mount Vernon, Ohio 43050.

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