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 Teresa <I>Riener</I> Schmidt

Teresa Riener Schmidt

Herndon, Rawlins County, Kansas, USA
Death 1993 (aged 93–94)
Grangeville, Idaho County, Idaho, USA
Burial Greencreek, Idaho County, Idaho, USA
Memorial ID 100334859 · View Source
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Teresa Schmidt, a Cottonwood homemaker and longtime Greencreek farmer, died of causes related to age Wednesday night at the Grangeville Care Center. She was 93.

She and her husband, Joseph Schmidt, were married Oct. 11, 1921, at Greencreek, where they farmed until retiring in 1970. They moved the same year to Cottonwood and he died in 1972.

She was born Nov. 5, 1899, at Herndon, Kan., to Joseph and Mary Hutfles Riener. The family moved to Greencreek in 1907 and she attended school there.

She was a member of St. Mary's Parish at Cottonwood and the Greencreek Altar Society, was an avid seamstress and enjoyed crocheting and knitting slippers for nursing home residents.

Survivors include seven daughters, Lucille, Margaret, Florence, Clementine, Dolores, Theresa, and Anna; two sons, Fred and the Rev. Joseph; a sister, Sister Mary Marcella; 27 grandchildren; 42 great-grandchildren; and four great-great-grandchildren.

Four brothers and four sisters died previously.

Lewiston Tribune October 15, 1993

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  • Find A Grave Memorial 100334859
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Teresa Riener Schmidt (1899–1993), Find A Grave Memorial no. 100334859, citing Greencreek Cemetery, Greencreek, Idaho County, Idaho, USA ; Maintained by Lynn Erb (contributor 46522255) .