Beverly Armstrong

MASON CITY Beverly J. Schmidt, 49, of 651 Sixth St. S.E., died Thursday (Jan. 27, 1994) at the Muse Norris Hospice Inpatient Unit.

Funeral services will be held at 10 a.m. Monday at Trinity Lutheran Church, with the Rev. Clifton L. Bruland officiating.  Burial will be in Memorial Park Cemetery at 10 a.m. Feb. 5, 1994.

Visitation is from 4 to 8 tonight at Major Erickson Funeral Home, 111 N. Pennsylvania Ave., and one hour prior to the service Monday at the church.  Memorial may be given to the Beverly J. Schmidt Memorial Fund.

Mrs. Schmidt was born May 27, 1944, at Mason City, the daughter of Leslie and Alice (Grouette) Armstrong.  She attended Mason City High School.

On Feb. 14, 1970, she married John W. Schmidt in Mason City.  She cooked for Gretchen's for nearly 20 years and was last employed by Wal-Mart in Mason City.

She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church and enjoyed camping, crocheting, and craft work.

Survivors include her husband, John W. Schmidt of Mason City; daughters, Christine and husband Marty Slattery of Fertile, and Debora Schmidt of Alta; a son, Steven Schmidt of Mason City; her mother, Alice Awe of Mason City; two sisters, Katheryn VonWald of Arlington, Texas and Mary Jones of Mason City; four grandchildren, Leslie Thomas age 11, Morgan Thomas age 7, Allison Thomas age 5 and Brooke Slattery age 3 months.

She was preceded in death by her father and grandparents.

(Photo from MCHS yearbook)