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Judith L. Schmitt

October 20, 1944 ~ February 1, 2019 (age 74)


  Judith L. “Judy” Schmitt, 74, of Streator passed away Friday, February 1, 2019 at Heritage Health Therapy and Senior Care, Streator.

  Memorial Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 10:00 A.M. Wednesday at Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Leonore.  Rev. Fr. Ryan Mattingly will officiate.

  Visitation will be from 9:00 A.M. until 10:00 A.M. Wednesday at Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Leonore.  

  The Solon-Telford Funeral Home is in charge of the arrangements.

  Burial will be held at a later date in Sts. Peter and Paul Cemetery in Leonore.  Cremation rites have been accorded.

  Born October 20, 1944 in Spring Valley, she was the daughter of Earl and Marie (Schorn) Schmitt. 

  She is survived by her sisters, Marilyn (Don) Lechner of Streator, Diane (Robert) Ainsley of Foley, Alabama and Mary Ann (Jim Lawless) Peterson of Wenona; a brother, Earl (Mary) Schmitt of Ottawa; many nieces and nephews also survive.

  She was preceded in death by her parents; a sister, Karen Burcar; and brothers, Raymond and Terry Schmitt.

  Raised in the Leonore area she attended Sts. Peter and Paul Grade School and graduated from Lostant High School.

  She worked through the years for Berlin Packaging until her retirement.  She had also worked at Polish National Alliance for many years.

  She was a member of Sts. Peter and Paul Church in Leonore and St. Michael the Archangel Church in Streator.

  Memorials may be directed to the charity of the donor’s choice.

  Condolences may be left for the family at www.solontelford.com


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February 6, 2019

9:00 AM to 10:00 AM
St. Peter and Paul Church

Leonore, Illinois

Mass of Christian Burial
February 6, 2019

10:00 AM
St. Peter and Paul Church

Leonore, Illinois

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