Lenora Anne Bly Schmidt, age 90, of Spring Valley, formerly of Winsted and Howard Lake, died Friday, Aug. 9, 2013, at Spring Valley Senior Living Care Center in Spring Valley.
She was born Sept. 16, 1922, to Bert T. and Etta Rose (Krieger) Bly, at the family home in Spring Valley.
Lenora married her sweetheart, Louis K. Schmidt Nov. 30, 1943.
Lenora worked several years at FMC Northern Ordnance in Fridley.
After she and Louis retired from FMC in 1986, they enjoyed living on Lake Mary near Winsted and Howard Lake, before returning to Spring Valley in 1999.
Lenora is survived by her husband, Louis; and her children, Sharon (Bob) Hileman, Teri (Wayne) Allen, all of Howard Lake, Larry (Melissa) Schmidt of Spring Valley, Barbara (Gary) Fratzke of Winona, and Rick (Kay) Schmidt of Spring Valley.