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11/16/2012 11:30:00 AM
Edith Schmidt

Edith L. Schmidt, 89, of Mendota died Nov. 14, 2012, in Methodist Hospital, Peoria.

Services will be at 11 a.m. Monday in the First United Methodist Church, Mendota with the Rev. Michael Morrell officiating. Burial will be at Restland Cemetery, Mendota.

Visitation will be one hour prior to services Monday at the church. Merritt Funeral Home, Mendota provided the arrangements.

She was born Oct. 10, 1923, in Cissna Park to Levi and Mabel (Sebring) Vogel. She married Oliver “Cod” Schmidt on Jan. 1, 1944, in Cissna Park.

She was a member of First United Methodist Church, the Women’s Society of Christian Services, Mendota Women’s Club and Mendota Elks Club.

She is survived by two sons, Thomas (Barb) Schmidt and Marcus (Jane) Schmidt; one grandson, Dwight Brandt; one great-grandson, Alex Brandt; and nieces and nephews.

She was preceded in death by her husband on Feb. 2, 2000; three brothers, Richard, Bernard and Glen Vogel; and one sister, Doris Jacob.

Memorials may be directed to the First United Methodist Church.

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