Margaret J. “Margie” Schmidt, nee
Beckmann, 90, of Breese died Tuesday, March 21, 2006 at St. Joseph
Hospital in Breese.
Mrs. Schmidt was born March 1, 1916
in Germantown to Frank and Elizabeth (Albers) Beckmann; they
preceded her in death.
On June 6, 1945 she married Alvin
“Smitty” Schmidt in St. Augustine Church, Breese, IL; he preceded
her in death on March 8, 1998.
Also preceded in death by a sister,
Alice Koerkenmeier, and brothers, Clarence, Cyril, Victor, and
Surviving is a son, Don (Diana)
Schmidt of Marietta, GA
A grandson, David Schmidt of
A sister, Dolores (Joe) Reynolds of
Sisters-in-law, Florence Beckmann of
Sandoval, Marg Beckmann of Breese, Rita Beckmann of St. Louis, and
Ronnie Beckmann of St. Rose
Margie was a homemaker and a former
office assistant for Dr.’s Ketterer and Ketterer in Breese
She was a member of St. Dominic
Catholic Church and Altar Sodality in Breese and Breese American
Legion Post 252 Auxiliary
Funeral Mass of Christian Burial will
be Saturday, March 25, 2006 at 1:00 PM at St. Dominic Catholic
Church in Breese with Fr. Patrick Peter officiating. Interment will
follow in St. Dominic/St. Augustine Cemetery, Breese.
Visitation will be Saturday, March
25, 2006 from 11:00 AM -12:45 PM at the Moss Funeral Home in Breese.
Memorials can be made to Mater Dei
High School, All Saints Academy, or St. Dominic Church and will be
received at the funeral home.