Carolyn Sue Schmidt

Wednesday, October 17, 2018

Carolyn Sue Schmidt, 74, of Shell Knob, passed away Friday, Oct. 12, 2018, at Mercy Hospital in Springfield.

She was born April 15, 1944, in Christopher, Ill., the daughter of Charlie and Bertha (Goff) Issler. On July 21, 1982, she was united in marriage to Gene Schmidt, who survives.

Additional survivors include: three daughters, LaDonna Kasperski and her husband Jeff of Carthage, Linda Dowdy of Shell Knob, and Vicky Long and her husband Mike of Vail, Ariz.; one brother, Ricky Issler of Purdy; nine grandchildren; and 14 great-grandchildren.

Preceding her in death were her parents; two brothers; and two sisters.

She and her husband, Gene, moved to Shell Knob in 1982 where they owned and operated Pioneer Cleaning. She had also been employed at Walmart. She was a Christian.

Services were held Monday, Oct. 15, at Fohn Funeral Home in Shell Knob. Pastor Bob Gaddis conducted the services.

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Shell Knob, Missouri