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Delores Schmidt

Delores J. Schmidt, 70, of Lehigh, died April 6 at The Cedars, McPherson.

She was born Oct. 1, 1940, in Newton to Edward and Ruby (Adrian) Kasper.

She retired from Sanofi-Winthrop where she had worked in packaging as a light tester. She also was employed as a cook at the former Salem Hospital, Hillsboro.

She was married to Willard E. Schmidt who preceded her in death in September 2006.

Her father and a daughter, Karla Lewis, preceded her in death.

Survivors include a son, Kelven of Assaria; two daughters, Karen Christensen and Marilyn Brumley of McPherson; her mother, Ruby of Newton; and nine grandchildren.

Graveside services were Saturday at Lehigh Mennonite Brethren Church. The Rev. Jim Keil officiated.

Memorial donations may be made to McPherson County Humane Society in care of Stockham Family Funeral home, 205 N Chestnut St, McPherson KS 67460.

Last modified April 14, 2011