Grace M. Schmidt Retired schoolteacher

October 03, 1990

Services for Grace M. Schmidt, a retired Baltimore schoolteacher who was active in fraternal and religious groups, will be held at 1 p.m. today at Henry W. Jenkins & Sons funeral establishment, 4905 York Road.

Mrs. Schmidt, who was 87 and moved to Raleigh, N.C., in 1986, died Sunday at a retirement community there after an illness of several months.

She retired about 20 years ago as a teacher of special education classes in elementary schools after 30 years of service.

A charter member and the first president of the Baltimore Assembly of the Social Order of the Beauceant, she also belonged to the Cedarettes of Baltimore and the Tuscanna

Chapter of the Order of the Eastern

Star. She had been a member of the North Avenue United Methodist Church and its Dorcas Guild.

She also served on the Board of Child Care of the Methodist Home and the boards of the Wesley Home in Baltimore, the Asbury Methodist Home in Gaithersburg, the N. M. Carroll Home Baltimore, Maryland General Hospital and the Business Women's Home of the United Methodist Church.

The former Grace Moxley was a native of Baltimore and a graduate of Eastern High School and what is now Towson State University.

Her husband, Charles J. Schmidt, is the retired owner of the Riverside Pharmacy in South Baltimore.

She is survived by a daughter, Jeanne S. Munson of Raleigh; two sisters, Sue L. Pickering of Reisterstown and Eva M. Bocher of Towson; two grandchildren; and three great-grandchildren.

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