June 18, 1926 — Jan. 8, 2014
Christiana Eleanora Schmidt, passed away under the loving care of Heartland Hospice on Wednesday, Jan. 8, 2014. She was born June 18, 1926, in Vienna, Austria, to the late Herbert and Margareta Neubacher.
She is survived by her loving husband of 60 years, Richard Schmidt; daughter Ana Hill; granddaughters Christie (Andrew) Crabtree and Stacey Hill; and great-granddaughter Morgan Crabtree.
Cremation arrangements have been entrusted to Schoedinger Worthington Chapel. To honor the time that made Chris the happiest, while working with her friends at the Davis Arboretum, memorial contributions may be made to UC Davis, Arboretum Headquarters., 1 Shields Drive, Davis, CA 95616.