The Herald Banner, Greenville, TX

November 4, 2013

Larry Schmidt

Herald-Banner Staff

GREENVILLE — Larry James Schmidt was born a twin on Aug. 18, 1953, in St. Louis, Mo., to Aureila and John Schmidt Sr. and passed away suddenly in Dallas on Nov. 1, 2013, at 12:02 a.m.

Larry served proudly as a member of the United States Marine Corps and was a loving son, father, brother, uncle, friend and neighbor. For many years Larry was an active member of the American Legion and played Santa for the underprivileged kids in his community.  

Larry is survived by his three beautiful children, Lisa, Ronnie and Becky of Wisconsin; mother Aureila J. Schmidt; his siblings, John and Debbie Schmidt, twin brother Gary and Barbara Schmidt, Barbara and Jerry LaMoore, and Michele and Ricky DeGaro, Cavanagh; cousins of St. Louis, Mo., and California; many nieces, nephews; two grandchildren and many, many friends.  

A memorial service will be held locally at a later date and an inurnment service will be in St. Louis, Mo., also at a later date.  

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