Ruth E. Schmidt

August 2, 1928February 16, 2018

Ruth E. Schmidt of Fort Worth, passed away on February 16, 2018. The family will receive guest for visitation at 9:30am on Monday, February 19, 2018 at the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, located at 7600 N. Beach St., Fort Worth, Texas. The Funeral Service will follow at 11a.m. Burial will take place at a later date at Rose Hill Cemetery in Whittier, California. Ruth was born in Germany and immigrated to the United States in August 1957. She was a loving wife, mother, and grandmother. She loved to cook, and was great at it. Many great memories were made around the dinner table enjoying delicious meals. Ruth was an active member of the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints. Ruth will be lovingly remembered by those lucky to have shared in her 89 years of life. Ruth is preceded in death by her parents, Georg and Katharina Ausserbauer; husband, Heinz J. Schmidt, and grandson, Kenny Schmidt. Left to cherish Ruth’s memory are: Sons, Bernie Schmidt and wife, Theresa; Heinz J. Schmidt, and wife, Debra; grandchildren, Tanya Cosper, and husband, Brian, Kimberly Jaques, and husband, Dave, David Schmidt, Robert Schmidt, Daryl Schmidt, and Darla Zinchenko, and husband, Sergio; great grandchildren, Jordan Cosper, Autumn Cosper, Ashton Cosper, and Charlotte Jaques; great-great grandchildren, Phoenix Allen and Emma Cosper; sister, Alma Armbrust and husband, Harold; Nephews, Curt Armbrust and his daughter, Payton; and Harvey Armbrust, and wife, Esperanza, and their children, Ander, Brandon and Victoria Armbrust, and numerous other nephews, nieces, relatives and friends. In Lieu of flowers, donations may be made to the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints, Charitable Donations Fund, 7600 N. Beach St., Fort Worth, TX 76137.


  • Visitation Monday, February 19, 2018
  • Funeral Service Monday, February 19, 2018

Ruth E. Schmidt

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