Gertie Jane Schmidt, 76, of Merrillan, WI, passed away Thursday, January 10, 2013, at Family Heritage Care Center, Black River Falls, WI, while under the care of Black River Memorial Hospice.
A memorial service will be held Saturday, January 19, 2013, 11:00 a.m., at Grace Lutheran Church, Alma Center, WI. Reverend Steven Stork will be officiating. A private family burial will be held. Family and friends are invited for visitation Saturday, January 19, 2013, from 9:30 a.m. until the time of the service at the church. Memorial may be given to Black River Memorial Hospice, 711 W. Adams St., Black River Falls, WI, 54615. Jensen-Modjeski Funeral Home of Hixton is assisting the family with arrangements.