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Mary Ann Wist Schmitt

1921 - 2014 Obituary Condolences
Mary Ann Wist Schmitt Obituary

Beloved wife, mother, grandmother and friend, Mary Ann Wist Schmitt peacefully passed away the night of March 29, 2014 at the age of 92. Born in Hartford, Connecticut on November 27, 1921, March chose a career in the accounting field, eventually becoming an auditor for the State of Connecticut. She married Philip J. Schmitt on October 19, 1946 and the two enjoyed many happy years of marriage until Phil's passing in 2008. The couple had three children, Janet "Meredith" Schiltgin, Philip J. Schmitt, and Joan "Buf" Carmichael, and three grandchildren, Erik Schiltgen, Katharine Schiltgen Hauser and Brigid M. Carmichael. Mary assisted the war effort during the Second World War through her work with the USO. It was there that she met her husband, Phil, and her lifelong buddy, Dorothy Cecchini of Middletown, Connecticut. Mary was a star athlete on the Merry Wives Bowling Team. Known for her infectious laughter and her love of tiramisu, Mary will be missed by those who knew and loved her. A funeral service will be held on Saturday April 5, 2014 11 AM at the Rose Hill Funeral Home 580 Elm St Rocky Hill. Burial will follow in Rose Hill Memorial Park, Rocky Hill. There will be a calling hour from 10 - 11 am just prior to the service

Published in The Hartford Courant on Apr. 3, 2014
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