Virginia "Jinny" Schmidt of Parker, CO passed away on March 28, 2012. She was born in Chicago, IL to Charles Edward Hudson and Adelaide J. Alexander.
Jinny was a loving wife and mother. She is preceded in death by the love of her life, Harold Edward Schmidt, whom she met while serving as a Wave in the U. S. Navy in Hawaii during WWII. Her biggest accomplishments in life were the service to her country and her four children: Jim (Pam) Schmidt, Evergreen, CO; Hank Schmidt, Parker, CO; Karen (Dick) Nichols, Houston, TX; Bill (Linda) Schmidt, Westminster, CO. She is also survived by her granddaughters: Jennifer (Justin) Wendel, great grandson, Parker Ryan Wendel, Austin, TX; Pamela (Kevin) White, Austin, TX.
Jinny loved to paint, dance, bowl, and play golf making many friends along the way.
Services will be held on Tuesday, April 3, 2012, at Ave Maria Catholic Church, 9056 E. Parker Road, Parker, CO 80138, 303.841.3750. The Rosary will be held at 10:30 AM followed by The Catholic Mass at 11:00 AM. A luncheon will be served following Mass. Burial will be held at Ft. Logan Cemetery with military honors at 2:30 PM.
Donations may be made in Honor of Virginia A. Schmidt to:
Douglas County Libraries Foundation (Specify Parker Library) (you may restrict further, i.e. Large Print Books). In Remembrance of Virginia A. Schmidt, 100 South Wilcox Street, Castle Rock, CO 80104. Online donations to: douglascountylibraries.org (online contributions result in a 3% administrative fee).
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Wounded Warriors P O Box 758517 Topeka, KS 66675 Wounded Warrior Project Online at woundedwarriorproject.org Click on top of website where it says "In Memory of Individual"
Please request that acknowledgement of contribution be sent to:
Karen A. Nichols 39 West Eden Elm Circle The Woodlands, TX 77381-4167 (Questions?: Kanichols50@hotmail.com Cell: 979-492-9050)
May want to write to Douglas County Libraries Foundation the following:
Enclosed contribution is in memory of Virginia A. Schmidt. Make check payable to Douglas County Libraries Foundation. Contribution is intended for Parker Library and may be used at their discretion unless specific restriction is indicated here:
Please send acknowledgement of our contribution to: Mrs. Karen A. Nichols 39 West Eden Elm Circle The Woodlands, TX 77381-4167
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