Joseph Anthony Schmidt
AGE: 1 • Franklin
Joseph Anthony Schmidt, born June 25, 2011 passed away with his family at his side on Sunday, April 28, 2013 at Columbia Presbyterian Hospital in New York. Joseph was born in New York City and was the loving son of Jill (Cederberg) Schmidt and Joseph G. Schmidt, Jr. "Joey" had a smile that would light a room and bring joy to everyone around him. He loved music and dancing, bubbles, playing with the I-Pad, books and coloring.
In addition to his parents Joey is survived by his sister, Kylie Rose Schmidt at home; his maternal grandparents, Linda and Stephen Darling of Franklin, and Edward and Barbara Cederberg of Palm Coast, FL; paternal grandparents, Joseph and Regina Schmidt of Lake Hopatcong, NJ; great-grandparents, O. Robert Darling of Hasbrouck Heights, NJ, Robert and Joan Ballard of Palm Coast, FL, Edwin Cederberg of Palm Coast FL, Dominic and Christina Mele of Lake Hopatcong, NJ, and Louise Schmidt of Virginia Beach, VA, also surviving are his aunts, Danielle Kopp and her husband Jason of Rockaway, NJ, and Alyssa Schmidt of Lake Hopatcong, NJ; an uncle, Louis Cederberg and his fiancée Andrea Smith of Montclair, NJ, and cousins, Ryder Cederberg and Brayden and Quinn Kopp.
Relatives and friends are invited to attend his Mass of Christian Burial at 11:00 am on Thursday, May 2, 2013 at Our Lady Star of the Sea Church, 204 Espanong Rd., Lake Hopatcong, NJ 07849. Interment to follow at North Hardyston Cemetery, Route 94, Hardyston Twsp., NJ. Visitation will be held at the F. John Ramsey Funeral Home, One Main St., Franklin, NJ on Wednesday, May 1, 2013 from 2-4 and 7-9 pm. In lieu of flowers, donations in his memory would be preferred and may be made to Congenital Heart Defect Coalition, 45 Carey Ave. Suite #106, Butler, NJ 07405 or www.chdcoalition.org
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