Carolgene M. Schmidt, 65

Carolgene M. Schmidt (nee Sutherlun), 65, of Hartford, passed away Thursday, Aug. 19, 2010, at Community Memorial Hospital in Menomonee Falls.

Carol was born Sept. 11, 1944, in Milwaukee to Bernetta and Charles Sutherlun. She was united in marriage to Wayne Schmidt on Oct. 14, 1967, in West Bend.

Carol loved children. She enjoyed decorating, entertaining and traveling. Carol was an active member of Redeemer Lutheran Church. She loved spending time with her grandchildren and will be dearly missed.

Carol is survived by her husband, Wayne of 42 years; her children, Gayle (Alex) Gintner and Chad (Kari) Schmidt; her grandchildren, Isabelle and Jack Gintner, Kaden and Mya Schmidt. She is further survived by other relatives and many friends.

She is preceded in death by her parents, Bernetta and Charles Sutherlun.

Funeral services for Carol will be held on Sunday, Aug. 22, 2010, at 4 p.m. at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 255 W. Lincoln St., Hartford, with the Rev. Dean Natterstad officiating. Visitation will be Sunday from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. at the church. Interment will take place at the Washington County Memorial Park in West Bend.

Shimon Funeral Home is assisting the family.