Reverend Albert Eric Schmidt was called home by his Lord and Saviour on February 26, 2017 at the age of 84.
Albert leaves to mourn his passing his wife Marlene (nee Wildgrube); children: Miriam (Bruce) Winstanley, Priscilla (Teruhiko) Ishida, Nathan (Heather) Schmidt, Lois (Gary) Schlosser; grandchildren: Kyle, Sarah and Evan Winstanley, Jonah and Hannah Ishida, Ian and Dai Schmidt, David and Gabriel Schlosser; sister Elsie Schoenknecht; sisters-in-law: Hilda Schmidt, Milda Schmidt, Elsie Schmidt and numerous nephews and nieces.
He was predeceased by his parents Jakob and Lydia Schmidt; brothers: Erwin, Berthold, Edmund, Otto (and wife Emma) and brother-in-law Edwin Schoenknecht.
A Funeral Service will be held Tuesday, March 7, 2017 at 1:00 pm at Redeemer Lutheran Church, 9654-74 Avenue, Edmonton.
In lieu of flowers, donations may be made to Missions in Ukraine through Concordia Lutheran Mission Society or a charity of one’s choice.