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Molly Jeanne Schmidt, age 94, of Corunna, died Tuesday, February 2, 2017 at home.


Funeral services will be held on Saturday, February 4, 2017 11:00 AM at Owosso First United Methodist Church, Rev. Calvin Long officiating. Burial will follow at Pine Tree Cemetery.  The family will receive friends on Friday, February 3, 2017 at Watkins Brothers Funeral Homes in Corunna from 5-8 PM.


Molly was born October 16, 1922, in Detroit, Michigan, to Bertram and Carrie Cox.  She graduated from Michigan State University and worked as a Dietitian for Memorial Hospital and Pleasantview.  Molly was very active in her community. She was a member of Owosso First United Methodist Church, Corunna Womans Club, a member of the Corunna Library Board and School Board, The Current Topic Club and was a Daughter of the American Revolution.


Molly is survived by her children: Nancy Louise Bortel, Frank Howard Schmidt D.D.S., Steven Charles Schmidt (Linda), Carolyn Anne Hess (Tim), Marilyn Jeanne Warren (Mark), daughter-in-law Karen Schmidt.

Grandchildren: Brian Lee Bortel, Geoffrey Howard Bortel, Mark Howard Schmidt, Paul Robert Schmidt, Timothy Edward Schmidt, Caleb Pennington Hess, Leah Rosemary Warren, Kerry Anne Warren, Alexander Anthony Warren.

Great grandchildren: Jacob Lee Bortel, Ashley Lynn Bortel, Henry Howard Bortel, Elodie Sarno Schmidt, David Howard Schmidt, Steven Howard Schmidt-Acosta, Emilia Jeanne Schmidt-Acosta.

And cousin, Hartland Smith.


Molly was preceded in death by her husband, Vernon Lloyd Schmidt and her son, Daniel Edward Schmidt.


Contributions are suggested to: Memorial Healthcare Hospice or Corunna Public Library. On-line condolences can be sent to

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