1934 – 2011
Henry Schmidt passed away surrounded by his family, at St. Mary’s General Hospital in Kitchener, on Sun., July 31, 2011.
He was the loving husband of Alice (nee Irven), and caring father of Albert (Amanda) and Arthur. He was the doting chocolate-dispensing Opa of Lena, Ellie, and Charlotte, and the loving brother of Martha. He was the special Uncle of Ruth (Randy), Rita (Dennis), Ruby (Harold), Richard (Karen), Paul (Melissa), Mark, Phillip, Ruth, Esther (Scott), and Daniel, and great-uncle to many nieces and nephews.
Henry was a dedicated employee of Lear Manufacturing for 48 years. He was a long-time member of Kitchener Mennonite Brethren Church in Kitchener, and a member of the CAW.
Honouring Henry’s personal wishes, cremation has taken place. Alice played “Amazing Grace” on the piano at the memorial service held on Thurs., Aug. 4. Inurnment at Maple Ridge Cemetery in Chesterville will be held at a later date.