Mary J. Schmidt, 87, Stratford, died Wednesday, January 30, 2013 at Northside Elder Estate Assisted Living, Stratford.
A Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be held at 10:00 am on Monday at St. Joseph's Catholic Church, Stratford. Rev. John Robert Alphonse will officiate and music will be provided by St. Joseph's Resurrection Choir. Burial will take place in St. Adalbert's Cemetery, Town of McMillan, Marathon County. The family will receive relatives and friends at St. Joseph's Church on Monday from 9:00 am until service time. Sauter / Rembs Funeral Home, Stratford is assisting the family.
Mary was born on February 2, 1925 in Stratford, the daughter of John and Rose Pilarczyk. She was united in marriage to Anton Schmidt on January 5, 1944. He died on February 5, 2006.
Mary enjoyed going to the casino, playing cards and working crossword puzzles.
She is survived by a daughter Jeanette Schmidt of Stratford and a son Robert (Catherine) Schmidt of Webster. She is also survived by 2 grandchildren, Jared (Jamie) Schmidt and Larissa (Brian) Kabat and 3 great grandchildren, Simone and Elena Kabat and Annaliese Schmidt.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband, a sister and a brother.
The family wishes to thank Bea and Wally Marohl and staff of Northside Elder Estate for the loving care that was given to their mother.
Condolences may be sent online to www.rembsfh.com