FAIRFIELD, Conn. - Roberta Marie Schmidt of Fairfield died Sunday, Sept. 15. She was 89.
Schmidt was born Aug. 27, 1924, in Bridgeport, daughter of Matthew and Dora (Miranti) Lyman. She worked at the University of Bridgeport for 25 years. She was a graduate of Central High, class of 1942.
Schmidt is survived by her children, David Schmidt, Jr., of Milford, Thomas Schmidt of Baltimore, Md., and Nancy Lockwood (Steven) of Dallas, Texas; and three grandchildren. She was predeceased by her husband, David Schmidt, Sr.; and sister, Jean Lyman.
Funeral services are private. A memorial service will be held at 11 a.m. Friday, Sept. 20 at Holy Family Church, 700 Old Stratfield Road, Fairfield.
Donations may be made to St. Jude's Research Hospital, 800-873-6983. Or www.stjudes.org
Arrangements have been entrusted to Larson Funeral Home, 2496 North Avenue, Bridgeport, CT Plains Road.