Posted: Sep 05, 2019
Funeral Home: Shuda
Wyman G. Schmidt, age 87 of Stevens Point, passed away peacefully Wednesday August 28, 2019 at Saint Michaels Hospital.
A Mass of Christian Burial for Wyman will be held on Wednesday September 4, 2019 at 11:00 AM at St. Bronislava Catholic Church. Rev. Edward Shuttleworth will officiate. Friends and family will gather to share memories from 9:30 am Wednesday until the time of services at the church. Full military honors will be held for Wyman after Mass. Burial will be in the Guardian Angel Cemetery.
Wyman was born July 15, 1932 in Stevens Point, the son of Walter and Florence (Hess) Schmidt. He graduated from P.J. Jacobs High School in 1950, and attended UWSP.
Wyman married Shirley Kubisiak on August 8, 1953 at St. Stanislaus Catholic Church. He entered the United States Army on September 23, 1953 in Milwaukee. Wyman earned the National Defense Service Medal, and served as squad leader at Ft Benning. After his honorable discharge on September 22, 1955, the couple settled in Stevens Point and raised their family. Wyman was a CPA with Timm, Schmidt and Company. He was an avid fisherman, downhill skier, private pilot, and competed in Curling for many years. He loved camping and the time they spent together especially at the family cabin.
He was a member of several civic groups including the Lions Club, Moose Club, Kiwanis, and the American Legion in Stevens Point.
He is survived by his three children: Bill (Anya) Schmidt, Houston, TX; Brad Schmidt, Rochester, MN; Deidre (Michael) Schmidt-Brady, Amherst. Five grandchildren: Garrett, Cameron, Rebecca, Morgan, and Alexey. Three great grandchildren: Samantha, Mason, and Taylor. His sister: Susan of Fond du Lac.
He was preceded in death by his wife, parents, and his daughter-in-law Michele.
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