Alice Schmidt passed away on Dec. 20, 2023 in Herriman, Utah after a long and fruitful life. She was born Feb. 19, 1925 in Coggan, Iowa to Alfred and Merlin Mahany. She grew up in Sioux City, Iowa. After high school, she attended Morningside College in Sioux City before attending the University of Iowa where she graduated from the nursing program in 1947. The day of her graduation she married Donald Thomas Schmidt, also a university graduate and a WW II veteran. In 1954, they moved to Tooele, Utah then Roosevelt, Utah two years later, and then settled in Provo, Utah in 1958. She worked in local hospitals each place she lived and then as a member of the BYU nursing faculty while living in Provo. With her love for learning she received a Master’s Degree and a Doctorate of Education from BYU. After retirement, she and Don moved to Las Vegas where she lived for 23 years. Don passed away in 2001. Recently she has resided in Logan, Utah and then Herriman, Utah with her daughter Janet and family. Alice became a member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints while studying at the University of Iowa. She loved the Savior and was happy to serve wherever she was called. She and Don served a family history church mission in Australia and New Zealand. They traveled the two countries visiting the family history centers. Her favorite church service was being an Ordinance Worker in the Las Vegas and Oquirrh Mountain temples. She loved to read and was a very good seamstress.\n\nAlice is survived by her children Don (Lora), Helen, Becky Glassett (Joel), Ken (Kathryn), and Janet Stewart (Randy), 22 grandchildren, 55 great grandchildren and 1 great great grandchild, and one sister, Ruth Wittrock. She was preceded in death by her husband, Donald Schmidt; one son, David; and her sister Lois Madison.\n\nFuneral services will be held on Saturday, December 30, 2023 at 12:00 pm at the Morning Light Ward, 5623 West Mirabella Drive, Herriman, Utah with a viewing prior to the service from 10:30-11:45 am at the church. Services will be streamed online at www.jenkins-soffe.com.Interment will take place on Wednesday, January 3, 2024 at 9:20 am at the Southern Nevada Veterans Memorial Cemetery, 1900 Veterans Memorial Drive, Boulder City, Nevada.\n\nThanks go out to Intermountain Health Care Hospice and Beehive Home of Herriman for their service these last few months. In lieu of flowers, please donate to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints Perpetual Education Fund or Missionary Fund.