October 25, 1922 – January 10, 2011
Ben Schmidt passed away suddenly into the presence of his Savior on Monday, January 10, 2011 at the age of 88. He will be greatly missed by all who knew him. He will be remembered by his wife of 64 years, Anne, son Harvey (Helen), daughter Janet Gauer (Ralf), 5 grandchildren and 7 great-grandchildren. He is predeceased by his son, David, parents, August and Sarah Schmidt, and brothers Ellett, William, Walter and Milton. The memorial service will be held at Bakerview Church, 2285 Clearbrook Rd, Abbotsford on Thursday, January 20, 2011 at 1:30pm.