Rosalie D.
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Dorchester, NH - Rosalie D. "Dee" (Noel) Schmidt, 73, a former Haverhill, Mass., and Plaistow, N.H., resident, died October 14, 2019, from injuries sustained in a motor vehicle accident in Canaan, N.H.
Born in Haverhill, Mass., daughter of the late Herbert and Ruby (Huntley) Noel, she moved to Plaistow as a child and attended the Pollard School.
A resident of Haverhill for many years until moving to Dorchester 10 years ago, Mrs. Schmidt had worked in childcare and elder care and was also employed by Union Mission Nursing Home and later Penacook Place. More recently she worked as a cashier and manager of the Toy Department at Walmart in Plaistow until her retirement.
She was a member of the Assembly of God Church of Canaan, as well as the Ladies Group and Bible Study Group of the church. She was a member of the Dorchester Grange and a teacher for the Sunshine Group. Mrs. Schmidt was an avid reader and also enjoyed coloring, watching mystery and crime shows on television, gardening and crocheting and displaying her work at local craft fairs. She always looked forward to the Old Home Day activities and most important to her was spending time with her family.
She will be sadly missed and lovingly remembered by three sons, Charles W. "Chuck" Schmidt IV and his wife, Jamie of Manchester, Jerry A. Schmidt and his wife, Ana of Manchester, and Donald R. Schmidt and his wife, Amy Jo of South Portland, Maine; a daughter, Anneliese Tyrie and her husband, Scott of Dorchester; two sisters, Althea Schmidt-Broderick of Hartford, Vt., and Thalia Van Middlesworth and her husband, Robert of Illinois; 19 grandchildren; 10 great-grandchildren; and several nieces and nephews. She was predeceased by a son, Nathanael Schmidt; a grandson, Chase Cote; and her brother, Major John Noel.

Relatives and friends are invited to call on Saturday morning, October 26, 2019, from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. at Brookside Chapel & Funeral Home, 116 Main St., Plaistow, NH. Her funeral will begin at 12:15 p.m. at the funeral home with burial in Center Cemetery, Danville. In lieu of flowers the family requests that memorial donations be made to Canaan Assembly of God Church, P.O. Box 475, 1162 U.S. Route 4, Canaan, NH, or to Dorchester Grange at To send a message of condolence to the family, please visit
Published on October 21, 2019


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Donna Shaw
Oct 21, 2019
So sorry for your loss. I Have wonderful memories of working with Dee at Union Mission. She was a very sweet and caring women.