Phyllis Virginia Schmidt, age 85, of Alliance, went home to be with her Lord and reunited with her beloved husband on Sunday, April 23, 2017.
She was born on Feb. 29, 1932, in Conneaut, Ohio, and was an honorary member of Conneaut First Assembly of God Church.
She was a loving wife, mother, grandmother, great-grandmother and pastor's wife. She faithfully served alongside of her husband at eight churches, as well as numerous interim appointments across the state of Ohio over more than 45 years.
Survivors include her children, Jeffery (Judy) Schmidt, Kevin (Sandra) Schmidt, Robert (Gina) Schmidt, Dr. Eric (Cathy) Schmidt, Cheryl (Richard) Hamersley, Kristi (Bill) Gross and Lori Jones; 35 grandchildren and 40 great-grandchildren; a sister, MerryLee Brady; two brothers, Tom and Jim Bryant; and several nieces and nephews.
Preceding her in death was her husband of 65 years, Frederick C. Schmidt; her parents, Carl Stemple and Violet (Todd) Stemple-Bryant; a sister, Becky; a brother, Bob; and a granddaughter, Madison.
The family will receive friends at First Assembly of God Church in Alliance, Ohio, on Thursday, April 27, 2017, from 5 - 8 p.m.
Her Funeral Service will be held at the Church on Friday at 11 a.m.
Memorial contributions may be made to Community Hospice, www.myhospice.org .
Arrangements are by the SHARER-STIRLING-SKIVOLOCKE FUNERAL HOME. Online condolences can be sent to the family at www.sharerfuneralhome.com.
Published on  April 26, 2017