Mark C. Schmitt, age 58, of Wadesville, Ind., passed away Monday, July 30, 2012, at his home.
Mark was a farmer and had also worked as an iron worker for 13 years. He enjoyed boating and spending long weekends at the lake.
Surviving Mark are his wife, Carol Schmitt; daughter, Krystal Schmitt; son, Kane Schmitt; his father, Norman Schmitt; stepdaughter, Heather Williams, stepson, Wesley Williams, all of Wadesville; three sisters, Jane (Ray) Herr of Wadesville, Elaine (Michael) Zimmer of Evansville, Laura (Jim Gardner) Inkenbrandt of Wadesville; two brothers, Danny (Janice) Schmitt of Wadesville and Vic (Rae) Schmitt of Springfield, Ill., and a sister-in-law, Sue Schmitt of Poseyville.
Mark was preceded in death by his first wife, Donna (Bullock) Schmitt in 2007; by his mother, Helen (Rexing) Schmitt and by a brother, Dennis Schmitt.
A Mass of Christian Burial was held at 10 a.m. on Friday, August 3, 2012, at St. Wendel Catholic Church, with the Rev. Ed Schnur officiating. Burial was in the church cemetery.
Friends visited with the family from 2 until 8 p.m. on Thursday at Pierre Funeral Home, 2601 W. Franklin Street, where there was a memorial service conducted by the church at 4 p.m. Friends also visited with the family from 9 a.m. until service time on Friday at St. Wendel.
Memorial contributions may be made to St. Wendel Catholic Church, 10542 W. Boonville-New Harmony Road, Evansville, IN 47720 or to Vista Care Hospice, 323 Metro Ave., Evansville, IN 47715.
Condolences may be made online at www.pierrefuneralhome.com.