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Peter E. SchmidtSCHMIDT

Peter E. Schmidt, 77, of Niles, formerly of Edison Park.  Beloved husband of T.J. Schmidt, nee Stahlman. Eldest son of the late Peter B. and Mollie T. Schmidt, nee Baumhardt.  Loving father of Peter G. and Paul A. (Roberta Kraft) Schmidt. Proud grandfather of Zoey Marie, Madeline K, Peter B. and Avery Rose Schmidt. Dear brother of Arthur G. (the late Mary Pat), Steven H. (Penny) and Mary L. (Bruce) Foyer.  Brother in law of Marise L. (the late William) Norbie, Alberta R. Mansfield and Edward L. (Jo) Stahlman. Dear uncle of Kathleen, Daniel, Edward, Timothy, Christopher, Eric Schmidt and Justin Stahlman. Great uncle of many. Twenty year veteran of Systems Department, Chicago & Northwestern Railroad; ten year veteran of Systems Department, Com Ed/Exelon. Peter taught 8th grade CCD for 45 years for St. Juliana Religious Education Program. He was involved in the Boy Scout Program for Troop 965/Pack 3965 for 41 years, serving as Charter Organization Representative for 19 years. Peter was a dedicated 16 year volunteer at Lutheran General Hospital. Visitation Friday, May 24, 2019, at the M J Suerth Funeral Home, Peter Heneghan, Director.  6754 N. Northwest Hwy. from 4-8 pm. Funeral Saturday, 9:30 am prayers at funeral home to St. Juliana Church where Mass will be celebrated at 10:00 am. Interment Maryhill Cemetery. In lieu of flowers memorials to Sisters of the Living Word, 800 N. Fernandez Avenue, Arlington Heights, IL, 60004 or your favorite charity appreciated. For further information 773-631-1240 or