Thomas Elliott Schmidt, age 74, of rural New Lisbon died Thursday, October 11th at University of Wisconsin Hospital in Madison.  Memorial services will be held Tuesday, October 16th at 11:00 a.m. at Bethany Lutheran Church in Mauston.  Burial will be in Plymouth Cemetery.  Friends may call Monday, October 15th from 4-7 p.m. and Tuesday, October 16th from 10 a.m. till time of service at 11 a.m. at the church.  Memorials may be made to Mile Bluff Medical Foundation or the Community Sharing Pantry.  Crandall Funeral Home in Mauston is assisting with arrangements.