Born July 3, 1916, died July 4, 2005. Preceded by her husband Cezar Schmidtke, sons Edward and grandson Jeremy. She leaves to mourn, her children: daughters, Amanda (Roy) Crevatin, Ida (Pete) Steylmann, Irene (Wayne) Nisbet, Elgard (Mark) Benson, Ruth (Rocky), Pauline, sons Paul (Darleen) Schmidtke, Albert Schmidtke, Robert (Shelley) Schmidtke. 21 grandchildren, 32 great grandchildren.
Funeral service was held at Peace Lutheran Church, Wednesday July 20 at 10 am