Raymond H. Schmidt
Evergreen Funeral Home
4623 Preston Highway
Louisville, KY
Schmidt, Raymond H.,

92, entered into eternal rest on September 25, 2014. Raymond retired from L & N Railroad as a supervisor and then began working at Churchill Downs in the admissions department for 10 years. Raymond was also a proud Army Combat Veteran of World War II, where he served with the 811th Tank Destroyer Battalion and fought at the Battle of the Bulge in Bastogne.

Left to cherish his memory is his loving wife of 66 years, Agnes; children, Susan Straub (Don), Dennis Schmidt (Charlotte), Steve Schmidt (Kathy), Laura McKune (Terry), Jeff Schmidt, and Mike Schmidt (Missy); 11 grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren.

There will be a funeral Mass to honor the life of Raymond at 10:30 a.m. on Monday, September 29, 2014 at St. Athanasius Catholic Parish, 5915 Outer Loop, Louisville, KY, 40219. Raymond will be laid to rest at Evergreen Cemetery. Visitation will be 2-8 p.m. on Sunday, September 28, 2014 at Evergreen Funeral Home, 4623 Preston Highway.

The Schmidt family wishes memorial donations in memory of Raymond be directed to Hosparus of Louisville or St. Vincent DePaul. Envelopes for the memorial donations can be received at the funeral home.

Please visit www.evergreen-louisville.com to share your memories of Raymond with the family.

Published by Courier-Journal on Sep. 27, 2014.
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Dennis, Susan,Steve, Laura, Jeff and Mike, it is very sad news to hear of the passing of your father. I have only fond memories of being at your home as a child. Your father was always such a kind person, I'm sure your loss is very deep. May God bless you in this difficult time.
Martha Laurenz-Karcher
October 9, 2014
Dennis, It's been a long time since those St. Leo days but I've never forgotten what a truly nice man your Dad was. You and your family have my deepest sympathy.
Jim Stengel
September 29, 2014
I extend my sincere sympathy to Aunt Lucille and family.
Uncle Ray was a very pleasant And gracious person, a true gentleman!
Bernadette Portman Marques
September 29, 2014
Would like to offer you Lou and family my condolences at the death of Ray and the assurance of my prayers.Ray was a great man who lived his faith by the way he lived his daily life.As he met his God face to face,God told him"well done good and faithful follower of mine and enjoy Heaven
Deacon Phil Tremblay CR
September 28, 2014
The members of Narvre Unit 41 wish to express their deepest sympathy to the family. It is very sad to lose our member Ray. May he rest in peace.
Betty Hundley
September 28, 2014
Dennis, your father was a true joy when he worked with me at Churchill Downs. Always friendly and polite. A wonderful person. I will pray for him and your whole family. It is so hard to lose a loved one.
Phyllis Cook
September 28, 2014
The Schmidt family has all of my sympathy.Mr Schmidt was a good person and will be missed by many.

Tom Bach Louisville
September 27, 2014
Susan, I'm so sorry for u and ur family. Prayer and hugs coming ur way. Luv u
Miriam Long
September 27, 2014
Steve, I as so sorry for your loss. Your church and MOSA are praying for you
Jim Fahringer
September 27, 2014
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