Marilyn Ferne Schmitt, 85, formerly of Colfax, died Thursday, Sept. 7, 2017, at Fountain West Care Center in Des Moines.
A memorial service will be at 10:30 a.m. Friday, Sept. 22 at the Highland Park Christian Church in Des Moines. The family will greet friends following the service at a luncheon at the church. Burial will be at Colfax Cemetery at a later date. Condolences may be left for the family at coburnfuneralhomes.com.