Herta Schmidt, 79

A memorial gathering will be held on Sunday, Jan. 27, 2013, at Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory, 979 N. Green Bay Road, Grafton, from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. for Herta Schmidt, of Grafton who died on Tuesday, Jan. 22, 2013. at the age of 79 at Aurora Medical Center in Grafton.

For online condolences please visit www.muellerfuneralhome.com.

Herta was born in Germany on Jan. 27, 1933, the daughter of August and Marta Rummel, who both preceded her in death. Herta was recently a cook at Heart of Grafton but has been a cook in Ozaukee County for the last 30-plus years. She was well known for her German dishes along with her soup recipes. One of her favorite pastimes was shopping and bumming around with Cindy.

Herta was a beloved wife of the late Gerald; loving mother of David (Cindy) Schmidt; cherished grandmother of John Dunk, David (Erin) Schmidt, Nicki Dunk, Robert Schmidt and Ben Dunk; great-grandmother of three; dear sister of Hildegard Becker, Paul Rummel, Anna Hainaut and Christa DeBeLeutis; and loving aunt of Ricky, Joey and Jerry (Katie). She was further loved by other relatives and friends.

Mueller Funeral Home & Crematory is assisting the family.