Mildred E. Schmehl

July 1, 1920 ~ August 27, 2021 (age 101)



Mildred E. Schmehl (Benner), 101, of Reading passed away on Friday, August 27, 2021 at the Reading Hospital. She was the beloved wife of the late Warren E. Schmehl, who passed away in 1953.

She was a graduate of Reading High School and McCann Business School. During her life, she was employed for The Berks County Courthouse in the assessment office and lastly for AAA in the managed membership department.

Mildred loved reading, knitting and sewing. She had an interest in theater and frequently went on trips to New York City to see Broadway shows.


Mildred is survived by her daughters, Christie L. Thomas, of Reading; Deborah A. Lynch, of Reading; 3 granddaughters, Charlotte, of West Reading; Kirstin, of San Antonio, Texas; Susan of New Jersey; 4 great grandson’s ; and 4 great-great grandsons.


In addition to her husband Warren, she was predeceased by her son David Schmehl; daughter Tina Cavalucci; and granddaughter Karen Thomas.


To send flowers to the family or plant a tree in memory of Mildred E. Schmehl, please visit our floral store.

Memorial Tree
A Memorial Tree was planted for Mildred

We are deeply sorry for your loss - the staff at Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home, Inc

Join in honoring their life - plant a memorial tree


You can still show your support by sending flowers directly to the family, or by planting a memorial tree in the memory of Mildred E. Schmehl
© 2022 Whelan Schwartz Funeral Home. All Rights Reserved. Funeral Home website by CFS & TA | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy | Accessibility