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“Condolences to the Schmidt family. Please find comfort through family and friends at this difficult time. Hosea 13:14 ”
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2 of 8 | Posted by: john marchand - Byron, GA

“All of us at Golden Horizons send our condolences. We had the pleasure of knowing both your parents and enjoyed the time Al volunteered with us. You...Read More »
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“To Paul Schmidt and family:It was a pleasure to take care of your father for the short time that I did at HM. He was a very sweet and kind person...Read More »
4 of 8 | Posted by: Tammy Gies - Bay City, MI

“Vicki and family our deepest sympathies to the Schmidt family on your father's passing. Our thoughts & prayers are with you. ”
5 of 8 | Posted by: Kim & Joan Payne - Bay City, MI

“So very sorry for your loss. Hugs and prayers for comfort. ”
6 of 8 | Posted by: Jill Brown - Friend

“sincere condolences to the family. I did not know Al very well, even if we were "Cousins-in-Law". I know his steady and loving support will be...Read More »
7 of 8 | Posted by: Bob Brown - Prattville, AL

“So sorry to the family. I loved how he always made me smile at Hampton. He will be dearly missed. He was a wonderful man. ”
8 of 8 | Posted by: Adena B - Friend

Alvin Harry Schmidt was born in Flint, MI on October 25, 1924 to the late John M. and Martha (Fandrei) Schmidt. He passed away with his family by his side on December 22, 2017 Hampton Manor Assisted Living.
He married the former Martha Merilyn Brown, on August 23, 1947 and she preceded him in death on January 1, 2010.
Prior to his retirement in 1986, Alvin was a professor at Delta College. He was a member of Messiah Lutheran Church and the St. Helen Lions Club. During World War II he served in the U.S. Army Air Force.
Survivors include his children: Janet (Tim) Johnson, Vicki (Mike) Sutter, David (Berniece) Schmidt, Paul Schmidt and Marianne (Jim) Hitchcock, 12 grandchildren and numerous great grandchildren and great-great grandchildren. He was preceded in death by a brother Harold Schmidt.
A memorial service will be held on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 11 a. m. at Messiah Lutheran Church. The Rev. Andreas Teich will officiate. Private burial will be at Elm Lawn Cemetery. Those considering an expression of sympathy may consider Messiah Lutheran Church or the Alzheimer's Association. The family will receive friends at the church on Wednesday from 10 a.m. until service time.
"The family wishes to thank his caregiver Deb Williams and the staff at Hampton Manor for the loving and compassionate care they provided."