Peterson Funeral Chapel

     George Schmidt SR., 80, of Aurora passed away Friday, September 12, 2014 at his home.

     He was born to George ad Miriam Walters Schmidt on February 15, 1934 in Queens, NY.  He was a farmer, master craftsman and a U.S. Army Veteran.

     Survivors include 4 sons, Mark Schmidt and wife, Connie of Creston, OH., Timmy Schmidt of Monett, Dennis Schmidt of Verona and George Schmidt of Aurora; 1 daughter, Heather Coatney and husband, Kerry of Aurora; 2 brothers, David Schmidt and wife, Carol of Long Island, NY. and Bob Schmidt and wife, Linda of Woodstock, VA.; 1 sister, Mary Lee Koops and husband, Ron of Centennial, CO. and 13 grandchildren.

     Memorial services will be held Wednesday, September 17 at 2:00 p.m. in the Pleasant Ridge Baptist Church under the care of Peterson Funeral Chapel. Burial will be at a later date.