Ola Dean Schmidt passed away on June 27. She was born on July 15, 1926 in Burns Flat to Daniel Otis Corcorran and Cloy Artie (Pringle) Corcorran. She married LaVern Howard Schmidt on February 17, 1953 in Wheeler, Texas. They lived in Cordell until 1958. After the births of LaVern Howard Schmidt, Jr. and Gregory Lynn Schmidt they moved to Oklahoma City. In 1962, they were blessed by the birth of Lori Ann Schmidt. They moved to Mustang in 1963. Ola Dean was a charter member of Chisholm Heights Baptist Church, she took Lori to Luther & Margaret Horton’s for Sunday School classes and LaVern had classes for the boys in their home.
Ola Dean was preceded in death by her parents, brother “little” Billy, and her Gregory Lynn Schmidt. She is survived by: her sister, Helen Corcorran Gambrell of Corn, and her brother Leland Corcorran of Hobart; her son LaVern Howard Schmidt, Jr. and wife Darla of Yukon; daughter Lori Ann Schmidt Burgess of Fort Worth, Texas; two grandsons and five granddaughters.
A funeral service will be at 2 p.m. tomorrow at Chisholm Heights Baptist Church, with burial at Mustang Cemetery under the direction of McNeil’s Funeral Service.