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.