Lifelong Harbor resident Pat Schmidt passed away Saturday, Nov. 2, 2019, in Aberdeen. She was 84.
Pat was born Jan. 14, 1935 to Jack A. and Evelyn M. Best in Hoquiam Washington. She graduated from Hoquiam High School in 1953. She first married John W (Jack) Brooks and they later divorced. She was then married to Richard H. Schmidt until his death in 1991.
She was a longtime devoted member of Montesano Church of God and served as the secretary until her death. She was also an active volunteer for numerous charities and local organizations.
She is survived by children Greg (Bev) Brooks of Federal Way, John Brooks of Elma, Laura (Bob) of Sheridan Wyoming, Donna (Carl) Robbins of Aberdeen, Ellen (James) Roy of Council Bluffs, Iowa, Danielle (Rex) Miles of Council Bluffs Iowa, Nicole (Bryan) Randolph of Omaha, Nebraska, daughter in law Linda Brooks Aberdeen, son-in-law Darrel Norton Aberdeen, 16 grandchildren, 25 great-grandchildren, 3 great-great-grandchildren, sister Jackie (Lamb) Oliver of Aberdeen, sister MaryKay McCullough of Aberdeen and numerous nieces and nephews.
She was preceded in death by husband Richard, son Michael Brooks, daughter Cheryl Norton and brother Charles L Best.
A celebration of life will be held today at Montesano Church of God — Saturday, Nov. 9, at 11 a.m.