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SCHMIDT, Paul A.
SCHMIDT - Paul A. Age 91, of the City of Tonawanda, September 15, 2017. Husband of Bessie J. (nee May) Schmidt, who died in 2012 and was the former husband of the late Mary Ellen (nee Rechin) Schmidt; father of Sally (James) Cerroni, Donald (Rose Arlgrin) Schmidt and David (Cathy) Schmidt; 10 grandchildren; and 13 great-grandchildren. Predeceased by four brothers and one sister. Also many nieces and nephews. Paul was a US Marine Corps Veteran serving during World War II. He was a truck driver for Pariso Trucking, retiring in 1988. He was a life member and Past Exalted Ruler of Twin City Elks Lodge 860 and a member of Brounshidle Post 205 American Legion. The family will receive relatives and friends on Wednesday (September 20) from 2-4 and 6-8 p.m. at JOHN O. ROTH FUNERAL HOME, INC., 25 William St. (between Morgan and Broad Sts.), in Tonawanda. A Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated at 11:30 a.m. Thursday in St. Amelia's RC Church, 2999 Eggert Rd., in the Town of Tonawanda. Everyone welcome. Burial will be in Elmlawn Cemetery. Flowers gratefully declined. Memorial contributions may be made to the SPCA of Erie County.
John O. Roth Funeral Home, Inc.