Marilyn P. Schmidt, age 81, of Montrose, passed away peacefully Oct. 23, 2010, surrounded by family.
She was born June 30, 1929, in Minneapolis, to Nicholas and Frances (Doherty) Kittock.
Marilyn is survived by her husband and friend of 62 years, Frank; children Barbara and Bruce Guggemos, Douglas and Shirlene Schmidt, Dan and Esther Schmidt, Robin and Marc Dirkswager, and Lynn Schmidt; 11 grandchildren; six great-grandchildren; brothers and spouse Stanley and Lorraine Kittock, and Ed Kittock; sisters and spouse Carmen and Mel Lenander, Jan Crum, and Sister Lisa Kittock OSB; brother-in-law Tom Dederichs; special friend Deacon Walter Kieffer OSB; as well as numerous relatives and friends.
Marilyn was preceded in death by her parents, Nicholas and Frances Kittock; stepfather John VanBeusekom; brothers and spouse Jerome and Betty Kittock, and Milton Kittock; sister Barb Dederichs; grandson Jeremy Pettit; and sister-in-law Marilyn Kittock.
Memorial Mass of Christian Burial took place Wednesday, Oct. 27, at 10 a.m. at the Church of St. Mary in Waverly, with the Rev. Timothy Cloutier officiating.
Memorials are preferred to the St. Mary’s Church Building Fund.
Arrangements were by the Iten Funeral Home in Delano.