Duane Vernon Schmidt

April 30, 1941December 20, 2020

Duane Vernon Schmidt passed away peacefully at the South Health Campus with his wife by his side on December 20, 2020 at the age of 79 years.

Duane is survived by his wife Evelin; sons Marty and Jeff; daughter Dawn; daughters-in-law Patty and Rubie; son-in-law Jay; brothers Cliff and Myron; sisters Arlene and Louise; seven grandchildren and 5 great-grandchildren. He was predeceased by his brothers Jerry and Wilfred and sister Lillian.

Duane was a person of strong morals and family values. Duane loved his family and worked very hard for them until he retired in 2006. After retirement, Duane enjoyed working on renovations to the home Eve and him purchased in 1977.

He also enjoyed woodworking, fishing, the annual trip to Mazatlan, Mexico and his weekly outings to the Legion.

A Celebration of Life will be held at a later date.

If friends so desire, memorial donations may be made directly The Veterans Association Food Bank, (


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December 28, 2020

Duane & Eve have been our friends & companions since 1969. We've over 50 years of good times together. We remember them all. Our condolences to the whole family. We'll be with you inthe furure.

Marlene Schmidt

December 27, 2020

Eve and Family We are thinking of you at this sad time .We made so many wonderful memories together .We will cherish them forever from our families moving out here in 1970 to camping weekends, fishing hunting and holidaying together for many years. We share your sadness . memories are forever. Marlene and Allan

Barbara Neiszner

December 27, 2020

Dearest Eve,
Our thoughts and prayers go out to you, Marty, Dawn & Jeff and family. Such a terrible loss.
Ahh, those Mazatlan trips were golden.
The memories will last forever.
Love always,
Vern & Barbara Neiszner