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Richard Henry Schmidt

July 23, 1933 December 24, 2017
Richard Henry Schmidt
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Richard Henry Schmidt passed away from septic shock associated with chronic kidney disease at the age of 84 on Christmas Eve at his ranch in Boerne, Texas. He was the second youngest of eleven children to Ernst and Bertha Schmidt. Richard married Barbara Grohman, July 12th, 1958 and they had three children. He was a freight line truck driver for forty-seven years and loved working livestock on his ranch where he later retired.

He was a devoted husband, father, grandfather, and great grandfather. He was known for his love of his family, strong Catholic faith, being humble, honest, and hardworking. He will greatly be missed.

Richard is survived by his wife Barbara of fifty-nine and a half years. He leaves to cherish his loving memory his children Richard and wife Nora Schmidt, Sherri Schmidt, and Arlene and husband James Barnett; his grandchildren Steve Zaskoda, Sue Ellen and husband Cleveland Caraway, Jennifer Schmidt, and Wayne Guthrie, Taylor Barnett and husband William Zinsmeister, and Ryan Barnett and fiancé Taylor Timberlake; his great grandchildren Augustus, and Paul Jarvis Caraway.
The family would like to thank Christus Santa Rosa in New Braunfels for all the loving care.

A funeral service will be held Saturday, December 30, 2017 at 9:30 a.m. at St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church in Leon Springs. Interment will be held at 12:30 p.m. following the service at the Boerne Cemetery.
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Arrangements with Ebensberger-Fisher of Boerne.

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9:30 AM 12/30/2017 9:30:00 AM
St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church

8500 Cross Mountain Trail
San Antonio, Texas 78255

St. Elizabeth Ann Seton Catholic Church
8500 Cross Mountain Trail San Antonio 78255 Texas
United States

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