Dorothy Marie (Legge )Schmidt, 95, died Saturday, June 29, 2019.

She was born Sept. 10, 1923, in Penns Grove, N.J., to to Harold and Veronica (Linenberger) Legge. She was raised in rural Rush county in McCracken.

She married Edwin Schmidt on Dec. 29, 1948, in Schoenchen. He preceded her in death in 1978. She was a china painter and teacher.

Survivors include two sons, Kenny and Terry, both of the Phoenix area; a daughter, Susan Schmidt, Johnstown, Colo.; 13 grandchildren; 13 great-grandchildren; and five great-great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by four sons Donny, Bob, Ronnie, and Larry; and a grandson.

A celebration of life for her and her son, Bob Schmidt will be Aug. 17 in Saint Joseph Cemetery, Hays.

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