GOESSEL- Rudolph Herbert (Rudy) Schmidt died Oct. 27, 2010, at his home in Goessel.
He was a farmer and dairyman from 1944 to 1986.
Survivors include: Nola K. Yeackley (Kremer) Schmidt; son, Jim (Diana) Schmidt of Goessel; two daughters, Kathy Schmidt of Goessel, Mary (Todd) Ulsaker of McPherson; one step-son, Jerry (Marcy) Kremer of Seward, Neb.; one daughter-in-law, Jo-Ann Schmidt of Newton; one sister, Frieda (Orie) Voth of Goessel; one sister-in-law, Susie Schmidt of Goessel; eight grandchildren; five step-grandchildren; four great-grandchildren; and seven step-grandchildren.
Friends may call from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m., with the family present from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Friday, Oct. 29, at Miller-Ott Funeral Home, Goessel.  
Funeral service will be at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, October 30, 2010 at Tabor Mennonite Church, rural Goessel, with Pastor Corey Miller officiating.  Cremation will follow the service.
In honor of his years of service, the family requests donations be made to Bethesda Home or MCC in lieu of flowers in care of Miller-Ott Funeral Home, 303 E. Main, Goessel, KS 67053.