Laura Schmid, age 25 of Lincoln, formerly of Bellwood, died Saturday; October 18, 2003 in Lincoln, Nebraska. Funeral Services are 10:30 a.m. Wednesday; October 22, 2003 at St. Peters Catholic Church in Bellwood. The Rev. Jeremy Hazuka will officiate. Visitation is Tuesday after 5:00 p.m. at the church with a 7:00 p.m. vigil service. Visitation will continue Wednesday morning 9:30 a.m. until 10:30 a.m. at the church. Burial will be in the Ss. Peter/Mary/Presentation Cemetery in rural Bellwood.
Laura Renee Schmid was born May 10, 1978 in Columbus to John "Jack" and Susan (Abraham) Schmid. She attended Bellwood Elementary and graduated from Aquinas High School in 1996. She was active in softball, 4-H, Barb's Dance Studio, was a lifeguard at the Columbus Aquatic Center and Public Pool in Columbus where she taught swimming lessons. She moved to Lincoln where she attended Southeast Community College. She had worked at Nebraska Orthopedics and was currently working at Knickers Sports Bar in Lincoln.
Laura is survived by:
Parents: John "Jack" & Susan Schmid of Bellwood, NE
Brother: Luke Schmid of Manhattan, KS
Brother: Paul Schmid of Bellwood, NE
Grandfather: Jerry Abraham Jr. of Schuyler, NE
Grandmother: Mary Rose Schmid of Bellwood, NE
She was preceded in death by her grandfather: Wayne Schmid and grandmother: Marjorie Abraham.
Memorials are directed to St. Peters Church, Aquinas High School or Donors Choice