Schmidt, Yolanda Elizabeth
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Born in Hungary in 1927, immigrated to Welland, Ontario at an early age and moved to the National Capital Region in 2002. Passed away at the Osgoode Care Centre on Tuesday, November 20, 2012, in her 86th year. Beloved wife of John, recently celebrated their 65th year of marriage. Dearest mother of Christine (Julius) and John (Audrey). Proud grandmother of Stephanie, Michael (Katie), Dan and Adam. Great- grandmother of Hannah, Kaylee, Kristopher, Kolin and Kacie. Predeceased by her mother, father and sister. Mrs. Schmidt was very active in the Hungarian, Presbyterian Church in Welland as well as the Union of United Electrical Workers Ladies Auxillary and the I.M.B.F. Her interests included spending time with her family and friends, wintering in Florida, painting, quilting, crocheting, cooking, little theatre and Hungarian music. She was also active in promoting international peace and unity. Visitation will be held at the Pinecrest Visitation Centre (2500 Baseline Road) on Friday, November 23, from 7 to 9 p.m. Funeral Service will be held in the Pinecrest Chapel on Saturday at 12 noon. Interment at Loucks Cemetery, Russell, Ontario. Thanks to Dr. Archibald as well as the nursing and PSW staff at the Osgoode Care Centre. For those wishing, donations may be made to the Township of Osgoode Care Centre. Online condolences may be made at www.colefuneralservices.com
Published in The Ottawa Citizen on Nov. 22, 2012