Elmer Schmidt Jr., 92, of Sabina, Ohio (formerly of New Vienna and Blanchester) died 1:05 AM, Tuesday, October 15, 2013 at Autumn Years Nursing Center, Sabina, Ohio. Mr. Schmidt was born February 22, 1921 in Cincinnati, Ohio, son of the late Elmer Schmidt Sr. and Mary Knecht Schmidt. He was a lifelong farmer and a member of St. Columbkille Catholic Church in Wilmington.
He is survived by his close friend, Joe A. Manriquez. In addition to his parents, his sister, Anna Marie Schmidt, preceded him in death.
Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:30 AM, Friday, October 18, 2013 at St. Columbkille Catholic Church, 73 N. Mulberry St., Wilmington, Ohio. Burial will be in St. Patrick Cemetery, Fayetteville, OH. Friends may call from 5:00 PM – 7:00 PM, Thursday, October 17, 2013 at the Reynolds-Smith Funeral Home, 327 N. South St., Wilmington, Ohio.