Patricia J. Schmidt

Petersburg: Patricia J. Schmidt age 89, of Adrian formerly of Petersburg died April 14, 2018, at Lynwood Manor.   


Delivered by her grandfather Dr. William Smith on April 1, 1929 at the home of her parents Curtis and Helen (Phillips) Smith in Petersburg, MI. On June 1, 1947 she married Fredrick W. Schmidt and he preceded her in death on June 6, 2003. Patricia worked for years as a cashier at the Summerfield Market. She was a member of the Petersburg Chapter “Red Hats” Society. Patricia loved playing pinochle and scrabble with her sisters and sister-in-law and was an avid game player, but most of all she loved spending time with her grandkids baking cookies and playing games.


Patricia is survived by a daughter, Christine Long of Clayton, a son Curtis (Teresa Nagy) Schmidt of Clayton, six grandchildren, Kevin Underhill, Steven Underhill, Kyle Wallace, Cameron Schmidt, Destiny Schmidt, Wyatt Schmidt; four great grandchildren, Natalie, Nathan, Joey and Charlie Underhill; step-grandchildren, Joshua and Jenna Long, Zachary and Dillon Micheaux; two sisters, Alberta Addy of Naples FL and Elizabeth Parros of Petersburg, MI; sister-in-law, Nelda Reno of Sylvania, OH; and many nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Fredrick, and brother-in-law, William Parros.


Visitation will be on Thursday, April 19, 2018, beginning at 11:00 a.m. until the time of the funeral service at 1:00 p.m. at Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield with her cousin, Pastor Larry Addison officiating. Burial will follow at Pleasant View Cemetery in Petersburg. 


You may send condolences to the family at  Memorial contributions may be made to Hospice of Lenawee or Summerfield Fire Department. Envelopes are available at the Anderson-Rudd Funeral Home, Blissfield.