Andrew P Schmitt, Jr., 88 of Wilson, rural Boyd, died Wednesday,
May 1, 2019 at Our Lady of Victory Hospital-Stanley. Andrew was
born on August 31, 1930 to the late Andrew and Catherine (Mager)
Schmitt Sr. Andrew went on to proudly serve in the United States
Army. He was united in marriage to the late Mary (Meyer) on
October 2, 1956 who he has now gone to join.
Andrew worked for many years at August Lotz Company in Boyd.
After his retirement he enjoyed spending time with his family,
hunting, fishing, gambling and relaxing on his swing porch.
He is survived by his children, son, Thomas (Irene) Schmitt of
Stanley and their children Andy, Heather and Gene, son, Michael
(Darlene) Schmitt of Boyd and their children Ashley and Aaron,
daughter, Deborah (Francis) Zais of Boyd and their children Erica
and Rich, son, Ronald (Diane) of Wilson and their children Jason,
Joey, and Robert, son, William (Amy) Schmitt of Boyd and their
children Josh and Abby, daughter, Kathy (Fred) Ramp of Eau
Claire and their children Samantha and Freddie, son Duane
Schmitt of Thorp and daughter Gail (Ron) Flaatten of Stanley and
their children Emily and Ryan. He is also survived by his brother
Jerome Schmitt of Wilson, his brother and sister in-laws Jeanette
Geist, Duane and Lois Meyer, Carol Meyer, Darlene and Gene
Czarnecki, and Diane Meyer. He is preceded in death by his wife
Mary, daughter Donna, his parents Andrew and Catherine, his
brothers Ray and Sylvester “Vess” Schmitt and a granddaughter
A Funeral Mass will be held at 10:30AM on Saturday, May 4, 2019
at St. Joseph’s Catholic Church-Boyd with Father Joseph Albert
officiating. Burial will follow in St. Peter’s Catholic Cemetery-Wilson.
Visitation will be from 4-7 PM on Friday at the Plombon Funeral
Home-Stanley with a 7PM Rosary and Saturday from 9 AM until
time of departure to church at the funeral home.