Eleanor Catherine Schmitt age 96 passed away peacefully on June 10, 2010 at Marshall Hospital in Placerville, California. Born in Chicago Illinois and moved to California in the 1940's where she met her husband John. She retired from Aero Engineering in Los Angeles in 1969 where she inspected aircraft electronic parts. Eleanor was preceded in death by husband John, sister Marie Pertile, and brother Marcel Olinger. She will be greatly missed by her daughter Carolyn Lewis, grandson Brent Harris, nieces Alice Loubet, Rita Graber, Pauline Rasho, Donna Bretz, and her sister in law Bernice Olinger and many friends. Thank you to Placerville Pines and Partners in Care for their loving care and support. A Celebration of Life memorial service is planned for 1:00 Tuesday, July 27,2010 at Green Valley Community Church, 3500 Missouri Flat Rd., Placerville, CA.