Sylvia C. Schmidgall;Morton - Sylvia C. Schmidgall, 86, of Morton, passed from this life to her heavenly home at 10:20 p.m. Sunday, Aug. 25, 2013, at Apostolic Christian Restmor in Morton. She was born May 24, 1927, in Mackinaw to George and Florence (Klein) Schmidgall. Surviving are her siblings, Virginia Michael and George (Grace) Schmidgall, both of Mackinaw and Eleanor (Will) Uhlman of Morton, her sisters-in-law, Lucy Schmidgall of Minier, Ernestine Schmidgall of Marshfield, Wis., and Nancy Schmidgall of Bloomington, 30 nieces and nephews, and many great and great-great-nieces and nephews. She was preceded in death by one infant brother, Donald, four brothers, Raymond, Milford, Bruce and Paul, three sisters-in-law, one brother-in-law, and one niece. Sylvia worked as a switchboard operator at Bell Telephone and later with AT & T in Phoenix, Ariz., Elgin, Ill., and Peoria, Ill., until her retirement. She attended Morton Apostolic Christian Church, where services will be held at 10 a.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28, 2013, with church ministers officiating. Visitation will be from 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27 at Knapp-Johnson Funeral Home and Cremation Center in Morton, and from 9 to 9:45 a.m. Wednesday at the church. Burial will be at the Morton Apostolic Christian Church Cemetery. Memorials may be made to Apostolic Christian Restmor, 1500 Parkside Ave., Morton, IL 61550 or Apostolic Christian Timber Ridge, 2125 Veterans Road, Morton, IL 61550.