William C. Schmidt, 81, of
Butler, Pennsylvania, passed away on September 26,
2019 at his residence.
He was born November 22, 1937 in Gibsonia,
Pennsylvania to the late William L. Schmidt and the
late Cornelia Schroder Schmidt.
William worked as a Brick Layer for Armco. He was a
member of the John E. Mair Lodge No. 729 F & A.M.
and the New Castle Consistory. William was a loving
Father and Grandfather. He enjoyed spending time
with his grandchildren at their sporting events.
William loved gardening and being outside especially
going to camp in Clarion. While in the Army, he was
a Military Police Officer. William was a long time
participant in Alcoholic's Anonymous.
William is survived by his wife, Ramona Schmidt, who
he married on September 24, 1960, one daughter,
Laura J. (Mark) Campbell of Travelers Rest, SC; one
son, William G. Schmidt of Worthington, PA; five
grandchildren, Zachary Zivic, Christian Zivic,
Angela Schmidt, Wesley Schmidt, Jennifer Campbell;
six great-grandchildren; three brothers, Alvin
Schmidt of Tacoma, WA, Delmar Schmidt of Gilbert,
AZ, and Dennis Schmidt of Evans City, PA.
In addition to his parents, he was preceded in death
by one brother, LaVerne Schmidt, and infant
daughter, Deborah Ann Schmidt.
Friends will be received Sunday, September 29, 2019,
2:00 pm - 4:00 pm at Thompson - Miller Funeral Home,
Inc., 124 East North Street Butler, PA.
A funeral service will be held following visitation
at 4:00 pm with Pastor Kimberly van Driel of First
English Lutheran Church, officiating.
Officers and Members of the American Legion Post
#117, American Legion Post #778 and VFW Post #249
will conduct military services prior to funeral.
Burial will take place in the Lakewood Memorial
Memorials are suggested to the First English
Lutheran Church, 241 North Main St., Butler, PA
16001 or Good Samaritan Hospice, 134 Marwood Rd.,
Cabot, PA 16023.