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Alma Katherine Meves Schmidt
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Birth: Jun. 14, 1886
Worms
Merrick County
Nebraska, USA
Death: Feb. 3, 1979
Grand Island
Hall County
Nebraska, USA

Grand Island (Nebraska) Independent
Monday, 5 February 1979

Mrs. Alma Schmidt, 92, a resident of a local care home, died Saturday. Services will be Wednesday, Feb. 14, at 1:30 p.m. at Apfel-Butler-Geddes Funeral Home. Burial will be in Grand Island Cemetery.

Mrs. Schmidt was born June 14, 1886, at Worms, the daughter of Peter and Margaret Hein Meves. She received her education at Zion Lutheran School in Worms and grew up in that area. On Sept. 29, 1910, she married Otto Schmidt at Worms. They lived in Grand Island. He died in 1970. Mrs. Schmidt was a member of Grace Lutheran Church.

Survivors include two daughters, Mrs. Kenneth (Florence) Cain of Santa Rosa, Calif., and Mrs. Thomas (Ilene) Heneage of Pacifica, Calif.; two sisters, Mrs. Erwin Schwyn of Grand Rapids, Mich., and Mrs. Ella Roeser of Grand Island, and a brother, Irvin Meves of Grand Island. She was preceded in death by a daughter, two sisters and a brother. 
 
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 Parents:
  Peter N. Mewes (1849 - 1926)
  Margaretha Hein Mewes (1864 - 1954)
 
 Spouse:
  William Otto Schmidt (1884 - 1970)*
 
 Children:
  Norma Margaret Schmidt (1911 - 1973)*
  Florence M. Schmidt Cain (1914 - 1994)*
 
 Siblings:
  Minna Magdalena Mewes Dankert (1882 - 1968)*
  Anna Matilda Mewes Launer (1884 - 1978)*
  Alma Katherine Meves Schmidt (1886 - 1979)
  Herman John Mewes (1889 - 1975)*
  Laura Louise Mewes (1893 - 1974)*
  Ella M. Meves Roeser (1896 - 1991)*
  Irvin P. Meves (1905 - 2000)*
 
*Calculated relationship
 
Burial:
Grand Island Cemetery
Grand Island
Hall County
Nebraska, USA
Plot: Section A, Lot 239
 
Created by: diaNEB
Record added: Oct 16, 2012
Find A Grave Memorial# 99039800
Alma Katherine <i>Meves</i> Schmidt
Added by: Genealogist Addict
 
 
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