Eugene Schmidt

Eugene E. “Gene” Schmidt, 85, Jasper, passed away at 9:09 p.m. June 5,

2021, at Memorial Hospital and Healthcare Center, Jasper.

He was born April 28, 1936, in Celestine, to Harry H. and Margaret

Schmidt. He married Patsy Lue McCombs June 3, 1973. Gene worked for

the City of Jasper Street Department. He loved to travel, watch NASCAR

and game shows.

He was preceded in death by his parents; his wife, Patsy, who died

Jan. 10, 2021; and siblings, Alfred, Ruth and Ardella.

He is survived by six children, Mike Schmidt and Diane Lewis both of

Shelburn, Joyce Lynn Schmidt, Debbie (and Steve) Brescher and Bradley

(and Audrey) Schmidt, all of Jasper, and Deanna (and Jeff) Bounds,

Huntingburg; one sister, Colletta Kluemper, Jasper; 11 grandchildren;

several great-grandchildren; and his beloved schnauzer, Ellie.

Funeral services for Gene Schmidt will be at 2 p.m. E.D.T. June 11 at

the Nass & Son Funeral Home, Huntingburg, with Art Ross officiating.

Burial will follow at Enlow Cemetery, Jasper. Friends may call for

visitation at the Nass & Son Funeral Home from 11 a.m. until time of

services. Condolences may be shared online at:  www.nassandson.com.

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