Elenora 'Nora' Schmidt

8/14/2014

Elenora "Nora" Schmidt, 83, Great Bend, formerly of Hays, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2104, at Woodhaven Care Center, Ellinwood.

Elenora "Nora" Schmidt, 83, Great Bend, formerly of Hays, died Monday, Aug. 11, 2104, at Woodhaven Care Center, Ellinwood.

She was born Aug. 27, 1930, in Liebenthal to Alex and Mary (Doerfler) Pfeifer.

She married Harold J. Schmidt on Aug. 23, 1948, in Liebenthal. She was a fiberglass roller for Sfeld Engineering for 19 years prior to retirement.

Survivors include her husband, of the home; a son, Richard H. Schmidt, Hays; a daughter, Aileen F. Bailey, Leavenworth; a brother, Joseph Pfeifer, Hays; five grandchildren; and nine great-grandchildren.

She was preceded in death by a daughter, Janice Marie Schmidt Lang; and a great-grandson.

Services were Thursday at St. Rose of Lima Catholic Church, Great Bend; burial in Great Bend Cemetery.

Memorials are suggested to Prince of Peace Parish in care of Bryant Funeral Home, Great Bend.

Condolences can be sent to the family at www.bryantfh.net.