Written by Hillsboro Free Press Wednesday, 02 February 2011 01:48
Cards requested for Schmidt’s 85th
Born in rural Kiowa County to Louis and Lodie Wadel Schmidt, he spent most of his life in that area.
In addition to serving in the U.S. Army, he worked for Panhandle Eastern Pipeline Co., Greensburg, for 33 years.
Following retirement, Schmidt enjoyed working part-time jobs and in 1992 moved to Hillsboro. He delivered medications for Greenhaw Pharmacy for several years.
In 1946, he was married to Gladys Philpott in Pratt. They have two daughters, Phyllis Van Horn of McPherson and Darlene Bartel of Hillsboro. Their son, Roger, is deceased. They also have three grandchildren and three great-grandchildren.
Cards may be sent to him at Box 37, Goessel, KS 67053.
Voth to celebrate 90th birthday
Cards may be sent to him at: P.O. Box 37, Goessel, KS 67053.