Feb. 16, 1955 — Oct. 22, 2012
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In loving memory of Mark Stephen Schmidt, devoted husband to Annie; father to the late Mark Stephen (Sydney) Schmidt II; step-father to Kristi (Brian); brother to Suzi, Heide, Christine, Lori, and Linda; “Papa Mark” to Trinity, Kalista, Leana and Dylan; and son to Wolfgang and the late Dorthea.
Mark had a passion for his long career as a painting contractor. He was a past president of the Mother Lode Lions and a proud Marine veteran.
A celebration of Mark’s life will be held Nov. 18, at 4 p.m., at the Mother Lode Lions Hall, 4701 Missouri Flat Road in Diamond Springs. In lieu of flowers please send donations in Mark’s name to The Mother Lode Lions, P.O. Box 160, Diamond Springs, CA 95619. Friends may sign an electronic guestbook and leave condolences at chapelofthepinesfunerals.com.