Mary Eleanor (Price) Schmitzer, 87, of Mt.Vernon, passed away Thursday, May 9, 2013 at DeaconessHospiceCareCenter in Evansville.
She was born October 12, 1925 in Mt. Vernon, IN to Arthur “Verdean” and
Martha (Downen) Price.
Mary was a 1944 graduate of Mt.VernonHigh
was a homemaker and supported her family on their farm in PoseyCounty. Mary was a member of Trinity United Church of Christ
and Christian Services at Trinity, and the Eastern Star. She loved to read,
cook, and spend time with her grandchildren.
Mary is survived by her
husband of 67 years, John Schmitzer; sons, Gary
(Marilyn) Schmitzer, Robert (Vickie) Schmitzer, and David (Laura) Schmitzer
all of Mt.Vernon; 9 grandchildren and 12 great-grandchildren; cousins,
Dodie Straub, Susie Richardson, Marilyn Cartwright.
Services will be held at on Tuesday May 14, 2013 at Schneider Funeral Home 512 Main St. in Mt.Vernon with Rev. Cynthia Priem
officiating with burial to follow in Mt.PleasantCemetery.
Visitation will be from until
May 13, 2013 at Schneider
Funeral Home in Mt.Vernon and continued from until service time on Tuesday at the funeral home.