DAVENPORT — Stella B. Schmidt, 99, of Davenport passed away Wednesday, Sept. 18, 2013, at University Hospitals, Iowa City. Funeral services will be 11:30 a.m. Monday at the Runge Mortuary Chapel. Visitation will be 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday. Burial will be in Pine Hill Cemetery. Memorials may be made to a charity of the donor’s choice. Online condolences may be made at www.rungemortuary.com.
Mrs. Schmidt was born July 30, 1914, in Loretto, Neb., a daughter of Louis and Ella (Puck) Harder. On Oct. 2, 1940, she married Alvin Schmidt in Davenport. He preceded her in death on Sept. 7, 2004. She was a member of the Plus 60 Club and enjoyed playing cards and attending dances.
Survivors include nephews, Richard Gruenhagen and Ronnie Gruenhagen; a niece, Sandra Walker, and caregivers Dawn Shores, Linda Westerhof and Lynn Jacobsen. In addition to her husband, she was preceded in death by her parents and a sister, Norma Gruenhagen.