Alice Kathleen Schmier

July 3, 1938November 7, 2018
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Alice “Katsy” Kathleen Schmier, age 80, passed away on November 7, 2018 in Centennial, Colorado. Alice was born on July 3, 1938 in Kentucky to Marjorie and Earl Colm.

Alice married the love of her life and husband of 60 years, Raymond George Schmier, in March 1958 in Raton, New Mexico.

Alice worked for International Medical Corporation (IMC) for 12 years before beginning her career as a Supervisor with Lockheed Martin for over 22 years. She loved camping, fishing, and spending time with her family. Alice had a passion for gardening and loved growing tomatoes, pansies, and red roses. She loved animals and particularly enjoyed elephants, forming an impressive collection of over 500 elephant figurines of various sizes and designs.

Alice was preceded in death by her brother-in-law, Jim Hamilton, and a step-sister. Those left to cherish her memory include her husband, Ray; three children, Raymond Schmier Jr., Gregory Schmier and partner Christine Murphy, and Timothy Schmier and wife Laura Troy; grandson, Zachary Schmier; step-granddaughter, Emily Grabowky; siblings, Helen (Earl) Daniels, Judy Hamilton, Earl (Donna) Colm, Phillip (Jean) Colm, and Howard Colm; and many other family members and friends.

A Funeral Service will be held on Tuesday, November 13, 2018 at 2:00 pm at Olinger Chapel Hill Mortuary, 6601 S Colorado Blvd, Centennial, Colorado 80121. Visitation will be held one hour prior. Alice will be laid to rest, privately, at Olinger Chapel Hill Cemetery, Centennial.


  • Marjorie and Earl Colm, Parents
  • Raymond George Schmier, Husband
  • Raymond Schmier Jr., Son
  • Gregory (Christine Murphy) Schmier, Son
  • Timothy (Laura Troy) Schmier, Son
  • Zachary Schmier, Grandson
  • Emily Grabowky, Step Granddaughter
  • Helen (Earl) Daniels, Sister
  • Judy Hamilton, Sister
  • Earl (Donna) Colm, Brother
  • Phillip (Jean) Colm, Brother
  • Howard Colm, Brother
  • Jim Hamilton, Brother-in-law
  • Mrs. Schmier is also preceded in death by a step sister.


  • Visitation Tuesday, November 13, 2018
  • Funeral Service Tuesday, November 13, 2018
  • Reception Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Alice Kathleen Schmier

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Dave Daniel

November 12, 2018

Aunt Katsy was always so sweet and loving to me. I will never forget visiting her and the family in Colorado as a child, great memories!

Barbara Alvarez

November 11, 2018

Ray and Family,
I was going back in time , thinking of all the great times we had since I meet Alice and her family, working with her at IMC and Lockheed Martin, our bowling days, what fun. I remember most of all, her little laugh, she was a great person. Prayers and Love to all her family.
Barbara Alvarez

Bill Cossaboom

November 11, 2018

Ray and family. I am sorry for your loss. Alice was a fine person who will be remembered fondly.
Bill Cossaboom

Lyle Wellnitz

November 10, 2018

I have known Alice as the wife of my old friend Ray. To Ray and the family, I am sorry for your loss. You are all in my thoughts and prayers.
Warm regards.....Lyle