Marian D. Schmidt of Harlingen, Texas passed away Sunday, January 12, 2014. She may not have been a veteran but she was on the home front with a child while her husband served in the South Pacific. She was a wonderful teacher. She taught both in Rockford, Iowa and Harlingen, Texas and retired from harlingen I.S.D. after 27 years of service. After retirement she volunteered for many activities at Canyon Lake.
She was preceded in death by her husband C. Lee Schmidt and a grandson, Jeffrey Rogers. She is survived by her daughters Lyn Rogers and Dea Jae (David) Shore; grandchildren Charles (Pacita) Rogers, Lisa (Kenny) Salazar and Brendon (Brandi) Spear; 4 great-grandchildren; 2 brothers John Dirks and Charles Dirks; and one sister Pat Carlson.