Dudley Dean Schmidt
Dudley Dean Schmidt, 83, of the
Town of Lamartine, died Tuesday, May 12, 2015, at Villa Loretto Nursing Home,
He was born on June 27, 1931,
in Fond du Lac, a son of Bernard and Grace Stindt Schmidt.
On February 8, 1964, he
married Gail E. Randall in Fond du Lac.
Dudley worked for Kiekhaefer
Marine and later worked for the Department of Corrections until his retirement
in 1985. He was a member of Pilgrim
United Church of Christ and Fond du Lac Eagles Aerie #270.
He is survived by his wife,
Gail; three children: Randall (Denise)
Andrus of Fond du Lac, Tracy (Anthony) Ziemann of Fullerton, California, and
Ricky (Dawn) Schmidt of Fond du Lac; a son-in-law, Paul Levine of Baltimore,
Maryland; eight grandchildren: Tara
(Christopher) Hodgson, Ali (Michael) Calkins, Tyler (Rose) Ziemann, Brandon
(Ashley) Andrus, Dustin Andrus (fiancée, Aly Dietzel), Jasmine Schmidt, Max
Levine, and Cameron Schmidt; and five great-grandchildren: Alec, Jenna, Grace, Kylie, and Ryan.
He was preceded in death by
his parents, and a daughter, Tammy Schmidt Levine.
The funeral service will be
held at 7:00 p.m. on Friday, May 15, 2015, at Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory, 31 East Division Street, Fond du Lac, with Rev. Ted Drewsen officiating.
The visitation will be Friday
at Mach Funeral Chapel & Crematory from 4:30 p.m. until the time of
Private family burial will be
in Ledgeview Memorial Park.
In lieu of flowers, memorials
appreciated to Pilgrim United Church of Christ, Villa Loretto Nursing Home, or
a charity of one’s choice.
Special thanks to the staff
of Villa Loretto for their care and compassion shown to Dudley and family.
Mach Funeral Chapel &
Crematory is serving the family, www.machfuneralchapel.com.