Lisa Hert, 48, of Waterloo, passed away unexpected at her home on Thursday, Jan. 24, 2019.
Lisa Ann Schmitz Hert was born on Jan. 24, 1971, in Nebraska City, to Ron and Evette (Bottcher) Schmitz.  Lisa grew up in Nebraska City where she attended Nebraska City Lourdes Catholic grade school before graduating from Springfield Platteview High School in 1989.  As a young girl, Lisa enjoyed reading, writing and painting.
 Lisa married Henry Hert on August 8, 1994, in Las Vegas, Nevada, and they were blessed with two children: Jeremy and Eva.  Lisa and Henry lived for a short time in Gretna, before settling permanently in Waterloo.
 Lisa has worked at First Data, Publication Printing and most recently at DC West schools.
 She was a kind, loving and generous woman who’s greatest joy came from raising her children.  Lisa enjoyed being at home with the kids and spending time at their cabin.  She savored crab legs, glass of Malibu with a splash of OJ and dinner out at Red Lobster.
She was preceded in death by her brother Ronnie and mother Yvette.
 She is survived by husband Henry; son Jeremy and daughter Eva all of Waterloo; father Ron Schmitz of Nebraska City and sister Marcy Schmitz of Nebraska City;
A memorial service will be Saturday, Feb. 2 at 11 a.m. at the funeral home. Inurnment will be at Prospect Hill Cemetery. Memorials to the family. Condolences to www.reichmuthfuneralhomes.com