Maxine Hazel Schmidt


January 26, 1933 - October 5, 2021

Maxine Schmidt, 88, passed away on Tuesday, October 5, 2021 at the Platte County Legacy Home in Wheatland, Wyo.

Maxine was born on Thursday, January 26, 1933 in Hot Springs, S.D., the daughter of Roy and Edith (Wing) Boner.

Maxine lived most of her life in Edgemont, graduating from Edgemont High School in 1954. She married Fred Schmidt on July 12, 1966 and they continued living in Edgemont raising their family. She moved to Wheatland Wyo. in 2010 to be closer to family. Family was always important to her and she always remembered everyone’s birthdays and anniversaries. She was elated to have her great-granddaughter born on her birthday.

Maxine is preseded in death by her parents; husband, Fred and brothers, Earl and Gary.

She is survived by brother, Herman; sons, Everett and Galen; four grandchildren,Theodore, Ryne, David and Journey as well as three great grandchildren, Elijah, Clare and Daniel.

Condolences may be sent to the family at

Fall River County Herald Star

EDGEMONT OFFICE: 410 2nd Avenue   Edgemont, SD 57735-0660 | 605.662.7201
HOT SPRINGS OFFICE: 334 S. Chicago St.  Hot Springs, SD 57747 | 605.745.3930
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