SCHMIDT, James Donald
It is with great sadness that the family of James, loving husband, father, and son, announces his sudden passing on January 29, 2016. James was born on January 28, 1962, in Edmonton, Alberta.
James two greatest and important achievements in life were his strong love of the Lord and belief in God as his savior and protector, as well as his deep love for his family.
He is survived by his loving wife, Takako Schmidt; daughter, Mayuko, age 14; sons, Luka, 11, and Taiki, 6; mother, Sharon V. Vance; stepfather, W. Robert Vance; father, Wolf R. Schimdt; sister, Sherry L. Schmidt; and brother, Stuart C. Arndt.
A Memorial Service will be held on Wednesday, February 3, 2016, at 10:00 a.m. at Meadowlands Baptist Church, 2215-17 Street NW, Edmonton, Alberta.
The family would like to thank the Doctors and Staff of the ICU Unit #14 at the Royal Alexandra Hospital for their wonderful; care and the compassion shown in attending to James.
In lieu of flowers a donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation would be greatly appreciated.