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Gertrude Schmelz

Gertrude C. Schmelz, 74, Lanesville, died Friday, April 11, at Lincoln Hills Health Center in New Albany.
A native of Crandall, born Oct. 23, 1928, she was the daughter of the late Joseph and Catherine Bach Schmelz.
She was a member of St. Mary’s Catholic Church in Lanesville.
Survivors include three brothers, Marvin and Leroy Schmelz, both of Lanesville, and Darrell Schmelz of Mooresville; and a nephew, Paul Schmelz of Lanesville, who cared for her.
Vigil service: Monday, April 14, at Beanblossom-Cesar Funeral Home in Corydon.
Funeral Mass: Tuesday, April 15, at St. Mary’s Catholic Church with burial in the church cemetery.
Officiant: Father Harold Ripperger.
Pallbearers: Paul, Steve, Mike, John and Chris Schmelz.