Mary â€œVeronicaâ€ Schmidt, 100, formerly of Allen Park, passed away on October 9, 2017 Pinecrest Farms. She was born on January 23, 1917 in Detroit to the late Joseph and Margaret (Russell) Oâ€™Brien. On May 16, 1942 Veronica married Ernest A. Schmidt who predeceased her.
Veronica was very involved in her church St. Frances Cabrini and the Red Cross. She was an avid reader enjoyed politics and the Detroit Tigers.
Veronica is survived by her daughter Mary Ann Wheeler, 4 grandchildren, 6 great grandchildren and many nieces and nephews.
Veronica was predeceased by her son, Martin Schmidt, siblings, Patricia (Frank) Dent, Rita (Gerald) Oâ€™Brien and Russell (Rosemary) Oâ€™Brien.
Cremation has already taken place and a Memorial Service will be held at a later date.
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