Shirley M. Schmidt
Shirley M. Schmidt, 92, of Masury, passed from this life on Saturday (March 21, 2020) following a period of declining health.
Shirley was born on Nov. 10, 1927, in Sharon, a daughter of Russell and Mabel (Morgan) Sherman.
She was a 1945 graduate of Brookfield High School and had worked 20 plus years as an insurance agent for the P.L. Gibson Insurance Agency, Vienna, Ohio.
On Nov. 8, 1947, Shirley married a gentleman by the name of Alfred L. Schmidt, and they held hands for the next 72 years.
Shirley was a member of: the Central Christian Church, Hubbard; Over the Hill Gang, Brookfield; Sawhill Retirees; and the Hubbard Senior Center Card Club.
In her spare time, she enjoyed traveling, gambling, going to the casino, working on jigsaw puzzles, needlepoint, and playing on her iPad. However, she truly loved attending her great-grandkids' birthday parties.
Survivors include: her husband, Alfred "Smitty"; her children, Jeffrey L. Schmidt (Ginny), Vienna, and Denise A. Brannon (Reed), Elk Mt., Wyo.; her six grandchildren; and her 14 great-grandchildren.
She was preceded in death by: her son, Russell A. Schmidt; and by her brother, Chester Sherman.
As suggested by her family, material contributions can be made to the Central Christian Church, 44 S. Main St., Hubbard, Ohio 44425.

Shirley M., 92, of Masury.
In accordance to her wishes, a memorial service will be held at a later date. Expressions of sympathy may be left for her family at
Arrangements by BRICELAND FUNERAL SERVICE, 379 State Route 7 SE, Brookfield.
Published on March 24, 2020


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Cheryl Grolemund Beil
Mar 28, 2020
Jeff & your entire family ~ I send my deepest condolences in the passing of your mother. Know that many prayers are with you from the BHS class of 1966 during this sad time. In the midst of such stress from our nation's health crisis, may you find comfort and peace in the memories you created and enjoyed over her 90 years with you and your family. Many blessings as you say good-bye. But remember ~ Love never dies. ~ Cheryl & all your classmates who care
Phil and Marge DoBay
Mar 25, 2020
Dear Smitty, so very sorry about Shirley. She was such a sweet lady. We’ve gotten to know you through Over the Hill Gang get togethers. Prayers to you and the family...hugs too.
Jill Wasilewski (Matey)
Mar 25, 2020
I have so many memories of Shirley. The years of camping and playing cards with my mom and dad. My sincere sympathy for her passing. May our Lord hold her forever in his arms.
Nancy Murray and Robert Rossey
Mar 25, 2020
My Dearest Smitty. We are so very sorry..I just want to hold you and give you a hug.
So very sorry for the children. My deepest sympathy.