Elizabeth (Betz) Jane Schmitt (Chartier) died peacefully in Appleton on March 20, 2018, at the age of 93. She was born on August 18, 1924 in MI to the late Samuel and Mae Chartier. Betz was skilled in crochet and loved to sketch, hunt and fish.
Betz is survived by her ex-husband and good friend, Carlton Schmitt; children: Gloria Goehl (TX), Shirley (Rick) Strong (Appleton), Eugene (Sue) Schmitt (Kaukauna), Elaine (Roger) VanDaalwyk (Kaukauna), Ed (Lisa) Schmitt (Kaukauna), and David Abear (NM); siblings: half-sister Sharon (Herb) Hagberg (MI), half-brother Howard Chartier (WI); and numerous grandchildren, great-grandchildren, and great-great-grandchildren.
Betz is preceded in death by her sons: Carlton Schmitt Jr. (WI) and Ronald Schmitt (WI); brothers: Vernon Chartier (WI) and Ray (Mercedes) Chartier (WI); and her sister Lorraine Chartier (WI).
At Betz’s request, there will be no visitation or funeral scheduled. Boettcher Family Funeral Home is assisting the family.
The family would like to thank the nursing staff on the 5th floor of AMC and ThedaCare Hospice.