Geraldine A. Schmidt, 90


Geraldine A. Schmidt, 90, of Campbellsport went home to her Lord on Thursday, March 19, 2015, at her home. She was born on July 26, 1924, in New Philadelphia, Ohio, the daughter of George and Annie (nee Linden) Frey. On June 17, 1944, Geraldine married Orville R. Schmidt at St. Johnís Lutheran Church in Newburg. She lived most of her life in Steubenville and worked at Power Products in Grafton. She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church in Dundee and was a life member of the Campbellsport and Wautoma VFW Auxiliary and the DAV. Geraldine made pine needle baskets and enjoyed painting, gardening, canning, baking, yardwork and her flowers.

Geraldine is survived by her husband Orville; her daughter Cynthia Barry; her daughter-in-law Violet Schmidt; her grandchildren Laurel Nonhoff, Kristine (Dan) Wolf, Stephen (Sarah) Barry and Michael (Charlotte) Barry; her great grandchildren Josh, Julie, Alex, Bryanah and Ashley; her brother Gary (Marilyn) Frey; her sisters Betty Jane Fichtner, Shirley Cool, Lillian Simko and Priscilla Campbell; nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents; her son Jacob; her brothers George, Grant, Curt and Roger; and her sisters Mildred and Alberta.

A funeral service will be held on Tuesday, March 24, at 1 p.m. at Trinity Lutheran Church in Dundee (W494 E. Elm St., Campbellsport, WI 53010) with visitation at the church from 11 a.m. until time of service. The Rev. Robert Oberg will officiate and burial will be in Auburn Cemetery. In lieu of flowers, memorials may be directed to Waucousta Lutheran School.

Twohig Funeral Home, Campbellsport, is serving the family with online guestbook and condolences at www.twohig
funerals.com.