Raymond R. Schmidt, 84, of Waterloo, Ill., born July 17, 1930, in Waterloo, Ill., passed away Friday, Feb. 27, 2015, in Waterloo, Ill.
Mr. Schmidt was owner of Schmidts Gas & Towne Car Wash & Laundry and a U.S. Navy veteran. He was a member of the Waterloo Zoning Board, Monroe County Nursing Home Board and Sister Cities.
He was preceded in death by his parents, Raymond A. and Helen M., nee Butler, Schmidt; a daughter, Mary Schmidt; a grandson, Drew Schmidt; and son-in-law, Darryl "Pete" Albert.
Surviving are his wife, Catherine, nee Descher, Schmidt; children, Tom (Stephanie) Schmidt, Jim (Susan) Schmidt and Nancy Bergmann; grandchildren, Brad Schmidt, Nathan Schmidt, Michael Schmidt, Katie Schmidt, Kelli Schmidt, Alex Schmidt, Cassandra Albert and Melissa Bergmann; his sister, Carol Ann (Dan) Kelly; sisters-in-law and brothers-in-law; and nieces nephews and cousins.
Memorials may be made to Parkinson's, Alzheimer's or Ss. Peter & Paul Grade School. www.quernheimfuneralhome.com
Visitation: Friends may call from 9 a.m. to noon Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at Quernheim Funeral Home, Waterloo, Ill.
Funeral: Funeral services will be held at noon Tuesday, March 3, 2015, at Quernheim Funeral Home with Pastor Ivan Horn officiating. Burial will be at Kolmer Memorial Cemetery, Waterloo, Ill.
QUERNHEIM FUNERAL HOME, Waterloo, Ill.
Published by Belleville News-Democrat on Mar. 1, 2015.