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 Elinor Marie <I>Schmidt</I> Brinkmeyer

Elinor Marie Schmidt Brinkmeyer

Cele, Travis County, Texas, USA
Death 8 Nov 2016 (aged 96)
Texas, USA
Burial Taylor, Williamson County, Texas, USA
Plot Fourth Addition, Section R
Memorial ID 13581125 · View Source
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Elinor was born May 19,1920 in Cele (The Richland Community) in Travis County. She was the daughter of Frank W. Schmidt and Hedwig Bretschneider Schmidt. She was baptized in the Lutheran Faith by Pastor Zucher and in 1935 was confirmed by Rev. J.J. Kasiske in St. John’s Lutheran Church. In 1940, she married Herbert Brinkmeyer. They later joined St. Paul’s Lutheran Church. Their marriage lasted 61 years. She loved sewing, baking, trying new recipes, gardening and helping her friends.

She was preceded in death by her parents, three brothers, Gus, Donald and Raymond Schmidt and one sister, Lisette Taylor, her son Franklin, a granddaughter Marie and her husband Herbert.

She is survived by a son Herbert, Jr., four grandchildren, Samuel, Emily, Max, and Joseph, and four great grandchildren, Sami, Andie, Grae, and EV.

Celebration of Life Services will be held 10 :00 A.M. Saturday, November 12, 2016 at St. Paul Lutheran Church with visitation one hour prior.

Burial to follow at Taylor City Cemetery.

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  • Maintained by: Carolyn Brinkmeyer
  • Originally Created by: John Christeson
  • Added: 10 Mar 2006
  • Find A Grave Memorial 13581125
  • Find A Grave, database and images ( : accessed ), memorial page for Elinor Marie Schmidt Brinkmeyer (19 May 1920–8 Nov 2016), Find A Grave Memorial no. 13581125, citing Taylor City Cemetery, Taylor, Williamson County, Texas, USA ; Maintained by Carolyn Brinkmeyer (contributor 47376049) .