Dona M. Schmitz, age 81, of Foley, Alabama and formerly of Lima died 3:00 a.m., Wednesday August 10, 2011 in South Baldwin Medical Center Foley, Alabama. She was born March 4, 1930 in Lima to Richard and Vera (Conn) McCormack, both parents are deceased.
Mrs. Schmitz had been a homemaker and a waitress.
Survivors include her partner Ferman Eley, the kindest man she ever knew, 2 daughters: Sharon Stein of Lima and Beverly Britsch of Terrell, NC; grandchildren Brett (Patty) Stein of Elida, Dawn (John) Holbrook of Lima and Rhonda (Matt) French of Elida, great grandchildren Samantha, Ashley, Connor, Carson and Sawyer Grace, a sister-in-law Marjorie McCormack of Lima. She also leaves behind many dear friends in Foley, AL.
She was preceded in death by a brother William McCormack.
Private family graveside services will be held at a later date at Bluelick Cemetery.
Arrangements are by Bayliff & Son Funeral Home, Cridersville.