Shirley Mae Schmidt
December 30, 1934 – May 16, 2023
Shirley Mae Schmidt, 88, went to be with Our Lord on Tuesday, May 16, 2023, peacefully and surrounded by her family at Cates House in Ocala, Florida. She was born in Millersburg, PA and moved to Ocala in 1992. Shirley was the most kind-hearted and loving wife, mother, grandmother, and great grandmother.
She is preceded in death by her husband Robert W. Schmidt.
She is survived by her three sons: Robert Schmidt (wife Barbara) of Ocala, Steve Schmidt of New Hampshire, and John Schmidt of Ocala. Grandchildren: Derek Schmidt (wife Alicia) of Texas, Ethan Schmidt (wife Julia) of Louisiana. Shirley’s great grandchildren were the sparkle of her eye, Nora, Rowan, and Molly of Texas.
Shirley had a hidden musical talent and love for playing the piano and organ. She loved Hallmark movies and especially the Heartland TV series. Most importantly, Shirley was a true American conservative with Christian and traditional moral values.
There will be a graveside service at Good Shepherd Memorial Gardens Cemetery, 5050 SW 20th Street, Ocala, FL 34474 on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 10:00 AM.