Willis R. “Bill” Schmidt, 90, Dorrance, died Tuesday, Nov. 14, 2017, in Wichita.
He was born Feb. 26, 1927, in Dorrance to Reinhardt and Katherine “Kate” (Milberger) Schmidt.
He married Dolores “Peachie” (Kasner) Schmidt on Jan. 23, 1946, in Dorrance. He was a U.S. Navy veteran.
Survivors include his wife, Wichita, formerly of Dorrance; two sons, Timmie Teppe, Wichita, and John Schmidt, Spring, Texas; a daughter, Debra “Debbie” Augustine, Ellis; four grandchildren; and eight great-grandchildren. Services will be at 10 a.m. Friday at First Lutheran Church, Dorrance; burial in Dorrance City Cemetery.
Visitation will be until 8 p.m. Thursday, with family receiving friends from 6 to 8 p.m. at Plumer-Overlease Funeral Home, Wilson.
Memorials are suggested to First Lutheran Church or American Legion Post No. 334 in care of the funeral home.
Condolences can be sent to the family at www.plumeroverlease.com.