Ellen C.(Schmidt) Peter 98, of Newburgh, IN passed away on Saturday, October 24, 2020 at Bell Oaks Place. She was born November 30, 1921 in Tell City, IN. The daughter of John and Emily (Dauby) Schmidt. She was raised on a farm near Boyd Hill outside Tell City. Ellen was proud of her perfect attendance in school, an avid quilter and volunteered at St. Mary's Hospital for 25 years.
She was preceded in death by her parents, her husband Clarence John Sr., son, Clarence John Jr., granddaughter Kelli Peter, siblings, Mary Poehlein, Ruth Brown, Mabel Wilgus, Paul Schmidt, Ed Schmidt, Ralph Schmidt and son-in-law James Kittinger. Ellen is survived by her daughter Diana Kittinger of Jacksonville, FL, granddaughter Kerri Leach, grandsons, Kameron Peter, Michael Kittinger, Jeremy Kittinger, 9 great - grandchildren and 1 great- great grandchild. A Celebration of Life will be Saturday, November 7, 2020 from 12:00 p.m.-3:00p.m. at Archie & Clyde's in Newburgh, IN and Eulogy will be held at 2:00 p.m. Interment is at a later date in Parklawn Cemetery. Sympathy wishes may be made to the family at Titzerfamilyfuneralhomes.com. Arangements are in the care of Titzer Family Funeral Homes.