Schmitt, Robbie Allene

Posted: Tue 1:33 PM, Aug 13, 2013
Funeral Home: Ford & Sons Funeral Home
Robbie Allene Schmitt, 89, of Tulsa, Okla., formerly of Cape Girardeau, Mo., died Aug.10, 2013, at St. Francis Medical Center in Tulsa, Okla.

She was born Sept. 20, 1923, in Caruthersville, Mo., to J. G. and Lois M. Orton Buchanan. She and Harold Matthew Schmitt were married Dec. 15, 1946, at Caruthersville, Mo. He passed away April 18, 2010. She was a member of Good Shepherd Lutheran Chapel in Cape Girardeau, the Ladies Guild and the PEO. Mrs. Schmitt had worked part time for Harold Meyr Accounting in Cape.

Survivors include three daughters, Marilyn (Steve) Fritzler of Cape Girardeau, Mo., Karen (John) LaFont of Brookport, Ill., and Jane (Ed) Mysock of Tulsa, Okla.; son Harold “Hal” M. (Vicki) Schmitt II of Bowling Green; sister Ann Smith of Paducah; and eight grandchildren and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by parents, husband, one sister and one brother.

Visitation will be from 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. on Wednesday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Chapel in Cape Girardeau.

Funeral service will be at 11 a.m. Wednesday at Good Shepherd Lutheran Church with the Rev. Barry L. Pfanstiel officiating. Burial will be at Cape County Memorial Park Cemetery.

Memorial contributions may be given to Alzheimer’s Association or St. Francis Hospice, Tulsa, OK.

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