Leona Schmidt

RUGBY Leona Schmidt, 85, Rugby, died Sunday, March 30, 2014, in her home.

She was born March 14, 1929, to John and Magdalena Axtman, in Rugby. She married Phillip Schmidt on Nov. 4, 1948, in Balta.

Survivors: sons, Gordon, Maricope, Ariz., Bryant, Minot, Phillip, Gilbert, Ariz., Gary, Reno, Nev.; daughters, Karen Schneider, Rugby, Yvonne Trottier, Devils Lake, Brenda Gronos, Minot, Lori Wentz, rural Rugby; 29 grandchildren; 39 great-grandchildren; brothers, Ray, Great Falls, Mont., John, Rugby; and sister, Helen Hammers, Great Falls.

Funeral: Friday, 11 a.m., Little Flower Catholic Church, Rugby.

Burial: In the church cemetery, in the spring.

Visitation: Today, 5 to 7 p.m., and Friday, 9 to 10:30 a.m., in Anderson Funeral Home, Rugby. There will be no reviewal in the church.

Rosary and vigil prayers: Today, 7 p.m., in the funeral home.