Celebration of Life For Dorothy Schmidt
January 27, 2011 by Angela Meyers
Filed under Community, Current News
Big Bear, Ca, January 27, 2010, 12:00pm - There will be a celebration of life for Dorothy Schmidt
at St. Joseph's Catholic Church this weekend. The rosary vigil will be January 28th,Friday evening
at 6:30pm. The mass celelbration will be at 11am Saturday, January 29th, and all are welcome.
Family and friends will be visiting and sharing memories and lunch in the church hall right after the
mass concludes. In leui of gifts the family asks that donations be made to the churchs food bank.
Dorothy passed on the 27th of December.
91, went to be with Jesus Christ her savior, on Dec. 27, 2010, in her home, attended to by her family
and friends, as was her wish. Her last days were filled with blessings and visits from her favorite
priest, church members, the sisters of the Sacred Heart and Christmas carolers.
he left behind many precious memories for us that we will continue to share with her sisters, Audrey
and Charlotte, and brother Frank. Her children and grandchildren and great-grandchildren are blessed
to have had her with us for so long, and to know that she now rejoices in the presense of her creator.
Into her tiny frame God placed a generous portion of energy, devotion and love.
A rosary vigil will be held on Friday, Jan. 28, at 6:30 p.m. and the memorial Mass will be on Saturday,
Jan. 29th at 11 a.m. with a reception following. All are encouraged to attend.
No flowers are needed, so if you wish to bring a gift for the food bank, that would be appreciated.