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Mary (Collette) Schmidt

Mary (Collette) Schmidt Mary (Collette) Schmidt

Mary (Collette) Schmidt, age 76, of Milltown, Ind., passed away on Wednesday, Aug. 3, 2022.

Collette was born on April 24, 1946, in Oakland City, Ind., to the late Robert and Mary Reyburn Garrett.

She graduated from New Harmony High School in 1964 and continued her studies to become an X-ray technician. Collett worked for Floyd Memorial Hospital in New Albany, Ind., as an X-ray technician until retirement. She was a faithful life-long member of St. Paul Episcopal Church in New Albany.

Collette was a kind and compassionate person and will be greatly missed.

She leaves behind her loving husband, Don Schmidt; son, Keith Schmidt (Anne); daughter, Susan Stephens (Rodney); grandchildren, Randal Stephens (Nikki) of Bainbridge, Ga., and Kaitlyn Lee (Chris); great-grandchildren, Erin, Jaxon, Colton, Hayden and Aubrae; siblings, Linda Foster (Ron) of Pensacola, Fla., Robert Garrett Jr. of Homer, La., Janet Dickerson (Rodney) of Homer, La., and Debbie Phillips of Santa Claus, Ind.

In Collette’s memory, donations can be made to St. Jude Children’s Research Project at

Cremation has been entrusted to Kraft Funeral Service, 2776 Charlestown Road, New Albany, IN 47150.

Fond memories and expressions of sympathy may be shared at for the Schmidt family.