MONTEZUMA – Irene Schmidt, 84, died Wednesday, Feb. 10, at Bethel Home Inc., in Montezuma.
She was born Oct. 27, 1925, to Emiel and Anna (Unruh) Koehn in Chickasha, Okla.
She married Marvin Schmidt June 1, 1947 in Winton, Calif. He preceded her in death.
She was a member of the Livingston Mennonite Church in Livingston, Calif.
She was a homemaker.
She loved her family and enjoyed being with them.
Survivors include three daughters, Karen Koehn and husband, Wesley, Buhl, Idaho, Vernita Dirks and husband, Daryl, Scott City, and Debra Koehn and, husband, Andrew, Atwater, Calif.; three brothers, Dewey Koehn and wife, Thelma, Atwater, Delmar Nichols and wife, Harriet, Livingston, and Willis Nichols and wife, Leona, Livingston; four sisters, Norma Koehn, Livingston, Letha Amoth, Buhl, Gloria Malear, Tracy, Calif., and Mary Koehn, Montezuma; one brother-in-law, Ervey Schmidt and wife, Allareicia, Livingston; one sister-in-law, Salena Nichols, Scott City; 13 grandchildren; 21 great grandchildren; and other relatives and friends.
She was also preceded in death by her parents; son-in-law, Tim Koehn; five brothers, Roy Koehn, Franklin Nichols, Lloyd Nichols, Ervin Nichols and John Nichols; two sisters Edith Eck and Francis Schultz; and one granddaughter, Marlene Koehn.
o Funeral services will be at 2 p.m. Monday, at the Livingston Mennonite Church.
Burial will be at the Winton Cemetery District.
Friends may call until 4 p.m. today at the Montezuma Funeral Home.
Memorials are suggested to the Bethel Home, Inc. and may be sent in care of Montezuma Funeral Home, Box 421, Montezuma, KS 67867.