Beverly A. Schmidt, 76

Beverly A. Schmidt (nee Riekkoff), 76, passed away Wednesday, June 9, 2010, at St. Luke’s Medical Center in Milwaukee.

She was born on July 15, 1933, in Milwaukee to the late George and Myrtle (nee White) Riekkoff. On May 12, 1951, Beverly was united in marriage to Richard Schmidt at Memorial Evangelical Lutheran Church in Milwaukee. He preceded her in death on March 8, 2004.

Beloved wife of the late Richard Schmidt and survived by her three daughters, Sandy Grieger, Linda (Nick) Weber and Laura (John) Burant; five grandchildren, Jacob, Nolan, Sarah, Matthew and Jeremy; other relatives and friends.

Beverly was preceded in death by one sister, Blanch Macklin, and one brother, Jack Riekkoff.

Private family services in remembrance of Beverly were held at Wisconsin Memorial Park in the Chapel of the Flowers with burial immediately following.

Myrhum - Patten Funeral & Cremation Service, West Bend, is assisting the family. Online guest book and condolences may be found at