Leona "Gail" Schmitt
Date: Sunday, March 1
Time: 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Pitman Funeral Home, 1545 Wentzville Pkwy., Wentzville, MO
Date: Monday, March 2
Time: 11:00 am
St. Patrick Catholic Church, Wentzville, MO
Our Lady Cemetery, Lake St. Louis, MO
Memorial contributions may be made to Catholic Charities in care of Pitman Funeral Home, P.O. Box 248, Wentzville, MO 63385.
Fortified with the Sacraments of the Holy Mother Church. Leona Gail Schmitt nee Sapp passed away on February 25, 2015 at the age of 76. She was the beloved wife of Bob Schmitt of Wentzville, Missouri; She is survived by her son, Nick Schmitt; two daughters: Robyn (Kevin) Peyton & Julie (Michael) Raine; brother, Larry (Dee) Sapp; three sisters: Frances (Jim) Bittle, Wanda (Bobby) Hughes & Jean Hull; seven grandchildren: Andreanna & Ethan Chrismer, Tony & Cody Raine, Erik & Madison Peyton and Cory Schmitt; great-grandchild, Jaxson Raine. She was preceded in death by her parents: Leon and Margaret Sapp nee Blackburn. Mrs. Schmitt attended St. Patrick Catholic Church in Wentzville. She was an avid Cardinal's fan, and had a strong love for all animals, fishing, nature and music. Leona retired from JCPenny as a custom decorator. She loved watching her grandchildren play sports. Leona was married to Robert Schmitt on August 18, 1956 in Columbia, Missouri. She will be dearly missed by all who knew her.