Winifred Schmidt

Winifred M. Schmidt, 90, of Iowa, formerly of Cuba, died Aug. 20, 2009, at Westview Care Center in Indianola, Iowa.

She was born Feb. 19, 1919, in Sheridan, Wyo., a daughter of Daniel Grant and Lillian Mae Surrena Abner. She married George John Schmidt on Dec. 24, 1940, in Quincy. He died March 23, 1975.

She also was preceded in death by one daughter, Sandra Lee (Schmidt) Woosley; one brother; and four sisters.

Surviving are one son, Daniel L. Schmidt; one daughter, Patricia K. (and Ron) Walker of Indianola; five grandchildren; and six great-grandchildren.

She was a homemaker.

Graveside services will be held at 10:30 a.m. Thursday at Cuba Cemetery with Rev. Bill Bunnage officiating. There will be no visitation.

Memorials may be made to Iowa Hospice, 5650 NW Johnston Drive, Suite E, Johnston, IA 50131 or American Cancer Society. Henry-Lange Memorial Home in Cuba is in charge of arrangements.

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Published in the Astoria South Fulton Argus on 8/26/2009