Arthur Schmitt Funeral Held Here Sept. 15
Funeral services for Arthur f. Schmitt Jr., 47 of Weimar were held Saturday, Sept. 15, from Weimar United Church of Christ, with Rev. Skip Sirnic officiating. Burial was in Masonic Cemetery.
Schmitt, a resident of Weimar since 1953, died Sept. 12 at 7 p.m. in Seton Hospital at Austin.
Born March 23, 1943, at Columbus, he was a son of Arthur F. and Georgia (Hattermann) Schmitt. He married Patsy K. Peek here on July 29, 1967. He was employed as an auto mechanic at Brasher Motor Co. of Weimar for 24 years and at Brasher Motor Co. of La Grange for four years.
He is survived by: his wife, Patsy Schmitt of Weimar; two daughters and sons-in-law, Sandra and James Lednicky of Weimar and Dianna and Marvin Ulrich of La Grange; one son, Donald Schmitt of Weimar; one grandchild; his mother, Georgia Schmitt; two sisters, Lillie Hairell of Houston and Shirley Hull of Columbus and two brothers, Edwin Schmitt of Weimar and Melvin Schmitt of Eagle Lake.
Pallbearers were Joe Stall, Robert Sumbera, Johnnie Schmitt Jr., Kenney Vasina, Troy Zahradnik, Leon Hattermann, Loydell Wied and Kervy Kahlden. Honorary pallbearers were Ervin Hattermann and Hugo Richter Jr.
Weimar Mercury, September 20, 1990
Georgia Schmitt Funeral Services Held March 5
Georgia Etta Hattermann Schmitt, 78, of Weimar, died March 2 at her home.
Funeral services were held Wednesday, March 5 at Weimar United Church of Christ with Rev. Karen Nelson officiating.
Interment followed at the Weimar Masonic [Odd Fellows[ Cemetery.
Mrs. Schmitt was born Oct. 3, 1924 in Colorado County to Henry and Lena Matzka Hattermann. She attended Borden School.
She married Arthur F. Schmitt on Jan. 22, 1941 in Columbus.
She was self employed as a farmer and rancher and lived in this area since December 1953, also living in Ramsey for 10 years, and Sealy for two years.
Mrs. Schmitt is survived by children, Lillie Hairell and husband Roger of Houston, Edwin Schmitt and wife Janet of Weimar, Melvin Schmitt and wife Debbie of Eagle Lake and Shirley Hull of Columbus; daughter-in-law, Patsy Schmitt of Weimar; 12 grandchildren, 14 great-grandchildren; and one brother, Henry Hattermann and wife Lillie of Weimar.
She was preceded in death by her husband; one son, Arthur Schmitt Jr.; one son-in-law, John Hull Jr.; and one great-granddaughter, Lindsey Lednicky.
Pallbearers were Henry Schmitt Jr.; Johnny Schmitt Jr., Hugo Richter Jr., Erwin Hattermann, Leon Hattermann, James Engbrock.
The Weimar Mercury, March 13, 2003
Funeral Services for Mrs. Josephine Schmitt were scheduled for 9:00 a.m. this morning (Thursday) at St. Roch's Catholic Church in Mentz.
Burial was in the Church Cemetery with Rev. Scnock officiating,
Mrs. Schmitt, of Rt. 2, Alleyton, passed away Tuesday in an Eagle Lake Hospital.
She was 87 years of age.
Survivors include one daughter, Mrs. Melvin Heinsohn of Columbus; three sons, Sylvester Schmitt and Edwin Schmitt, both of Fayetteville and Elmo Schmitt of Ramsey; 16 grandchildren and 17 great-grandchildren.
Untermeyer-Henneke Funeral Home of Columbus was in charge of arrangements.
New Ulm Enterprise, September 9, 1971, page 1
Maggie Schmitt, 87, of Eagle Lake, died Monday, June 16, 1997, at Heritage House Nursing Home in Eagle Lake.
Born March 6,19 10 near Bernardo, she was the daughter of John and Frances (Drymalla) Schmitt. She attended schools in rural Bernardo and later owned and operated restaurants in Wharton and El Campo. After retiring in the early 1980s, she returned to Eagle Lake, where she was a member of Roman Catholic Parish of the Nativity.
Services were held June 19 in the sanctuary of the parish's Our Lady of Perpetual Help, with Rev. Jesse Euresti officiating. Interment followed in St. Roch's Catholic Cemetery in Mentz. Services were under the direction of Dulany Funeral Home, Eagle Lake.
Serving as pallbearers were Mrs. Schmitt's nephews Fred Hammons, Richard Hammons, Walter Frnka, Jeff Smaistrla, James DeShazo, Brett DeShazo and Kyle DeShazo.
Mrs. Schmitt is survived by her sister, Bettie DeShazo of Eagle Lake and a host of nieces, nephews, other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents and sisters Annie Drymalla, Pauline Schmitt, Mary Schmidt and Tillie Schmitt.
Colorado County Citizen, June 25, 1997