Walter Friedrich Schmidt born in Germany July 23, 1929 passed away unexpectedly on December 16, 2011 in Abbotsford.
Walter will forever be cherished and loved by his wife of 52 years, Marianne, and son Danny.
Survived by 1 brother in Germany, Gerd. He is remembered with love for his amazing work ethic, passion for boating and his craftsmanship. Danny referred to his Dad as the “Best Carpenter in the world”. The walls of the Schmidt home are adorned with photos of his family and mostly of his precious wife that he dedicated his life to and was committed to caring for her every need.
He also really enjoyed spending time with his friends and fellow countrymen at the Canadian German Club where a service will be held to commemorate Walter’s life. All are invited to attend at 2:00pm on Saturday, January 7, 2011 45910 Alexander Ave., in Chilliwack, BC.
Memories and condolences can be shared at the family’s on-line Memorial Register www.myalternatives.ca