Monday, February 26, 2024

Maria D. Schmitt

Maria D. Schmitt, 85, of Blairstown, NJ, passed away at home surrounded by family on August 22, 2023.

She was born on March 5, 1938, in Hungary, to George and Cathaline Dira.

Maria loved spending time with her family, especially her grandchildren. She enjoyed reading, crocheting, and knitting afghans. She was a huge animal lover; she loved her cats and dog.

Maria is survived by her four children: Victor Schmitt, Maria “Mia” McCole husband Greg, William “Bill” Schmitt wife Cina, and Joseph Schmitt. She is also survived by her six grandchildren: Gregory and Sarah McCole, Brie Anunciacao and Kelsey, Luke and Nikki Schmitt, as well as her great grandson, Brayden Schmitt. Also surviving are her animals Ollie and Archie.

She was predeceased by her parents as well as her dog Cindy.

Maria has been entrusted to the care of Newbaker Funeral Home, 200 Route 94, Blairstown, NJ 07825.