Brian Schmidt

A Mass of Christian Burial for Brian William Schmidt, 53, Lawrence will be held at 2:00 p.m. Monday, May 13, 2013 at St. John the Evangelist Catholic Church.  Burial will follow in Mount Calvary Cemetery.  He died May 7, 2013 at his home.

He was born February 24, 1960 in Phillipsburg, KS the son of Raymond and Cora (Herrman) Schmidt.

Brian attended Schwegler Elementary School and graduated from Lawrence High School in 1978.  He briefly attended Kansas University.

Brian was employed by Medicalodges Eudora, A.B. Coker and Sons, and in later years was the primary caregiver for his father.

He is survived by his sister, Raemona “Rae Lynn” Webb, her husband, Daryl, Lawrence; brother, Barron Schmidt, Wichita, KS; uncle, Marvin Baker, McAllen, TX; two nephews Michael Schmidt, John Schmidt; and two nieces, Tammy LeeAnn Swope, Harlingen, TX, and Emily Schmidt.

The family will greet friends one hour prior to the service at 1 p.m. at the church.

The family suggests memorials in his name to the American Heart Association or Bert Nash Community Mental Health Center and may be sent in care of the Warren-McElwain Mortuary.

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  1. Stan Palmer on May 10, 2013 at 9:46 pm

    Brian and I were friends in high school, and we occasionally would go out and shoot a couple games of pool or go bowling. So, very sorry to hear of his passing. May you find comfort in the peace that comes from Christ our Lord.

    Stan Palmer
    LHS – Class of 1979

  2. Chris Lemmon on May 14, 2013 at 9:52 pm

    Sorry to hear of Brians’ passing. Fellow LHS Grad

  3. jeramie woodward on May 15, 2013 at 4:55 am

    i was very sad to here of your loss i heard from another bus driver who was very upset he always made my day better. we had this thing where he called me jeramie bob and i called him brian bob. praying for all of you.

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