Robert “Bob” Schmidt

Sept. 14, 1941 to June 2, 2018

Robert Schmidt died June 2, 2018. He was born Sept. 14, 1941 in Dowagiac, Mich., where he lived until 1959.

He served in the U.S. Marine Corps from 1959 to 1963. He was a Yuma County Sheriff’s Deputy from 1963 to 1970, and a San Bernardino County, Calif. Sheriff’s Deputy from 1970 to 1986. He was a Parker resident from 1963 to 2018.

Schmidt was affiliated with Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 7061 in Parker.

He is survived by his son, Keith Schmidt, and daughter-in-law, Jessica Schmidt, of Chillicothe, Ohio. He was preceded in death by his parents, Wilma and Earl Schmidt.

There will be no services. In lieu of flowers, the family asks that donations be made to VFW Post 7061 in Parker.


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