|Birth: ||Apr. 8, 1912|
|Death: ||Feb. 13, 2006|
Marie was my cousin. She wrote me the most beautiful letters and helped me so much with my family history.
I will miss her always.
Marie Emilie Ernstine (Schmidt) Fett, age 93, of Waltham, Minn., died Monday afternoon, Feb. 13, 2006, at St. Mary's Hospital in Rochester.
She was born April 8, 1912, in Waltham Township, Mower County, Minn., the daughter of John August and Hattie Bertha (Ohm) Schmidt. On Nov. 28, 1937, Marie married Fred B. Fett in Waltham, Minn. Following their marriage, the couple made their home in Waltham where Marie helped her husband at the creamery for several years. She also worked at the cheese factory in Waltham as well as working for nineteen years as a cook for the Waltham School and for ten years at the Fieldcrest Nursing Home in Hayfield as assistant activity director.
She was a member of Trinity Lutheran Church, the LWML, Ladies Aid, and the Fieldcrest Nursing Home Auxiliary, where she was an active volunteer. She also was a member of the Birthday Club and the Golden Age Club. Marie enjoyed playing cards, bowling, crocheting, quilting, gardening and traveling, especially her trip to Germany, and was an avid Minnesota Twins fan. She moved to the Cedars on April 7, 2005.
Survivors include her brother, Erwin (Hilda) Schmidt, of Austin, Minn.; one niece, Michelle (David) Webster, of Chandler, Ariz.; one nephew, Douglas (Chris Schwanke) Schmidt, of Rochester, Minn.; several great-nieces and nephews; and other relatives and friends.
She was preceded in death by her parents; her husband; and a daughter, Janice Fett.
Fred Fett (1907 - 1969)
Janice Ruth Fett (1942 - 1956)*
Trinity Lutheran Cemetery
Created by: Debbie
Record added: Feb 16, 2006
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