Norbert Joseph Schmeidler Jr., died Tuesday, Feb. 19, 2019, at Via Christi Village, Wichita.

He was born July 4, 1938, to Norbert and Regina. He was raised in Hays.

He was a retired teacher (Campus High Shool in Haysville) and retired from Lear Jet after 30 years.

He enjoyed reading, teaching, the love for his family was so apparent, there was nothing more important to him.

Survivors include his wife Sharon (Moyer); a sister, Mary Jean Marvin; his children, Norbert III (Jennifer), Catherine (Mark) Pratt, Carolyn (Dennis) Thomas, Christine (Robert) DeWitt and Cheryl (Betty Jo Lawson) Schmeidler; 11 grandchildren ; and two great-grandchildren.

He was preceded in death by his parents.

A rosary will be at 7 p.m. Monday at the church.

Services will be at 10 a..m. Tuesday at St. Anne Catholic Church, Wichita.