Michael C. Schmitt and Catherine Ann Schmitt

Our father Michael C. Schmitt passed away Saturday, July 5, 2008, and our sister Catherine Ann Schmitt passed away Thursday, July 17, 2008, at a local hospital in Houston. They closed their eyes to this world and opened them to see our Lord Jesus Christ.

Surviving immediate family members are Michael J. (Marcia) Schmitt, Christine K. (Darren) Rylant and Margaret J. (Brian) Leeton. The grandchildren, Madison P. Rylant, Briane S. Leeton and Brock M. Leeton, will dearly miss their grandfather and aunt. Michael is also survived by his siblings, his beloved brother Eugene (Dorothy) Schmitt, and his sisters, Patricia (Karl) Kolm and Sharon (Robert) Diers.

Our father and sister were preceded in death by our mother, Marcia J. Schmitt, who passed away Feb. 3, 2006. Our father was preceded in death by his brother, William (Carole) Schmitt, and sister, Kathleen (Roy) Mather.

A memorial service will be held at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Sept. 6, at St. Jerome Catholic Church, 211 S. Main St., Oconomowoc.

Psalm 116:15: Precious in the sight of the Lord is the death of His godly ones.