Robert Edward Schmid

Birth Date: 
Thursday, February 1, 1945
Date of Passing: 
Thursday, May 11, 2017

WOOSTER – Robert Edward Schmid, 72, of Wooster passed away on Thursday, May 11, 2017 at LifeCare Hospice in Wooster.

He was born February 1, 1945 in Wayne County, the son of Carl M. Sr. and Leona M. Budd Schmid.  He married Geraldine “Gerri” Barton on August 28, 1966.  She survives.

He had worked for Rubbermaid in the Shipping Dept. retiring after 31 years and had been the Fiscal Officer for Plain Twp. for 32 years.  He was a member of the Blachleyville Church of Christ.

He liked antiques, gardening and Civil War History, loved traveling and playing cards.  He was a member of the Gnat Boxers and had coached women’s slowpitch softball and little league for many years.  Bob enjoyed attending his grandchildren’s activities.

Bob proudly served his country with the U.S. Navy.

In addition to his wife, he is survived by his children, Stacy (Patrick) Swyers of Jeromesville, Kevin (Tonya) Schmid of Wooster and Jody (Jared) Dean of Zanesville; grandchildren, Madison and Taylor Swyers, Spencer and Carter Schmid, Owen, Enoch, Ella, Abram, and Asa Dean; a brother, Carl M. Jr. (Marilyn) Schmid of Wooster and John R. (Betty) Schmid of Texas.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

Friends will be received at the McIntire, Bradham & Sleek Funeral Home, 216 E. Larwill St., Wooster on Monday, May 15, 2017 from 6-8:00 p.m.

Funeral services will be on Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Blachleyville Church of Christ, 8482 Blachleyville Rd., Wooster with the Rev. Brian White officiating.  Burial will be in the Blachleyville Cemetery.

Those who wish may make memorial contributions to LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691.

Online condolences may be left for the family at mcintirebradhamsleek.com.   

Memorial Contributions: 

LifeCare Hospice, 1900 Akron Rd., Wooster, OH 44691

Visitation: 

Monday, May 15, 2017 from 6-8:00 pm at the funeral home

Service: 

Tuesday, May 16, 2017 at 11:00 a.m. at the Blachleyville Church of Christ, 8482 Blachleyville Rd., Wooster

Condolences

Stacy, Gerri and family,
We are so sorry for your family's loss.

Gerri, I am sorry for your loss. Prayers for the family.
Chelly and Doug bundy

Deepest Sympathies to Bob's family. He and his brother, Carl, were always nice to work with and for.

Kevin and family, Sending sincerest condolences to your family on the loss of your father. We just had the Hospice experience in our family with the passing of my father in law in March. However, he was 91. Your dad was so young. I remember many years ago our classes together at Wayne College. wishing you peace at this difficult time.

Dear Gerri, I am so sorry for your loss. You have my deepest sympathy; and I will remember you and your family in my prayers. May God hold you close. Sharon

Gerri,we are so sorry for your loss. You and the family are in our thoughts and prayers. We have such fun, wonderful memories of Bob. He is forever in our hearts.

My heart goes out to you all at this sad time.

My heart goes out to you all at this sad time.

Thinking of you with enormous prayer & thoughts today and always! May you find peace in the great adventure your Husband, Dad, Grandfather is now on with the Holy Spirit. Many Blessings and Love to the entire Schmid family!

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