Christine L. (Brown) Schmidt 84, formerly of Union City, Indiana passed away Friday April 7, 2017 at her residence in Newburgh, Indiana. She was born December 25, 1932 in Union City, Indiana to the late Albert W. & Ada Shockney Brown. Chris helped her husband run Schmidt's Auto Repair for many years. Chris was a member Presbyterian Church in Union City, IN, Eagles Auxiliary, loved spending time with her granddaughters and new great granddaughter, playing tickets, her beloved OSU football, Bengals, and loved to golf having a hole in one at Union City Country Club.
Survivors include her daughter, Debbie (Mike) Fortner of Newburgh, IN; 3 granddaughters, Ashley (Mark) Thomas, Becky Fortner, Sara Fortner; great-granddaughter, Dayton Michelle Thomas; sister, Madaline Merrill; brother, Jim (Mary) Brown; nieces, nephews, and extended family also survive.
Preceded by her parents, husband, Gene Schmidt "2011;" son, Mike Schmidt "1980;" grandson, Wesley Schmidt; sister, Nora Dean Mardegan "2011."
Services are 7:00 P.M. Wednesday April 12th, 2017 at the Reichard Funeral Home Inc., 400 W. Deerfield Road, Union City, Indiana with calling from 4-7 P.M. Wednesday also at the funeral home. Burial will be later at the convenience of the family.
Memorial Contributions may be made to; Heritage Hospice, 1202 W. Buena Vista Rd., Evansville, Indiana with envelopes at the funeral Home. Online condolences may be expressed at www.reichardfh.com