Joan Ann Schmidt, age 80, of North Mankato, passed away Saturday, November 13, 2021.
Joan was born in Winona on April 6, 1941 to Helen and Leo Mason. She graduated from Cotter High School in 1959 and married Owen Jon Schmidt on January 5, 1963. Joan had two daughters, Helen (Schmidt) Bell of Ramsey and Greta Schmidt-Krohn of North Mankato. She had two grandsons, Owen Bell and Dan Bell, both of Coon Rapids. Joan worked in Mankato as a bookkeeper at Cook Paints, Lampert Building Center and Mankato Iron and Metal. She was a quiet person who enjoyed the company of her family and close friends, and flower gardening. Joan is survived by her sister, Patricia Mason of Winona; her daughters; and grandsons. She was preceded in death by her husband and parents.
The family is honoring her request that no services be held.