Vivian C. Schmidt

Nov. 30, 1920 – May 11, 2012

Vivian C. Schmidt of Waukesha died Friday, May 11, 2012, at the Virginia Health & Rehabilitation Center, Waukesha, at the age of 91. She was born in Park Falls on Nov. 30, 1920, a daughter of the late Claude and Lydia McCudden.

Vivian loved spending time with her family and friends, and she will always be remembered for her love of Coca-Cola and flowers.

Vivian will be dearly missed by her children, Robert and Patricia Schmidt; grandchildren, Liz (Michael) Thims, Stephanie (Andy) Baumeister, James (Tracy) Schmidt and Thomas (Tracy) Schmidt; and great-grandsons, Robert and Anthony. Vivian is further survived by other relatives and many friends.

She was preceded in death by her husband, Thomas; a son, Lawrence; her parents; and her sisters, Bernice and Betty.

The visitation for Vivian will be held from 11 a.m. until the 1 p.m. funeral service Thursday, May 17, at Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, 237 N. Moreland Blvd., Waukesha. Burial will immediately follow the service at St. Joseph’s Catholic Cemetery, Waukesha.

Memorials in Vivian’s name are appreciated to the Virginia Health & Rehabilitation Center, 1451 Cleveland Ave., Waukesha, WI 53186.

Cesarz, Charapata & Zinnecker Funeral Home, Cremation and Pre-Planning Services is serving the family. For an online obituary or to leave a message of condolence, please visit www.WaukeshasFuneralHome.com, or call 542-6609.