Donald Michael Schmidt, 64, Ellis, died Tuesday, July 25, 2017, at Trego Manor in WaKeeney.

He was born Nov. 3, 1952, in La Crosse to Paul Michael and Jeannine (Obenhaus) Schmidt. He was a 1970 graduate of La Crosse High School.

He enjoyed spending time with his brother, Greg and family on the farm.

Survivors include three brothers, Danny Schmidt and wife, Debbie, Lawrence, Greg Schmidt and wife, Dawn, Ellis, and Gary Schmidt and wife, Karen, La Crosse; two aunts, Dorothy Almquist and Alfreda Barry, both of La Crosse; numerous nieces, nephews, great-nieces and great-nephews.

He was preceded in death by his parents; and two brothers, John and Dennis Schmidt.

Services will be at 10 a.m. Saturday at Keithley Funeral Chapel, 400 E. 17th, Ellis, KS 67637; inurnment will follow services in Mount Hope Cemetery, Ellis.

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