Maurice Robert Schmit

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Maurice Robert Schmit

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Birthplace: Lisbon, ND, United States
Death: June 30, 2004 (79)
Fargo, ND, United States
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Son of Mathias Dominic Schmit and Veronica Mary Schmit
Husband of Mary Schmit
Father of Private; Private; Private and Pam Thompson
Brother of Raymond Mathias Schmit; Joseph Nicholas Schmit; Richard Schmit; Private; Private and 4 others

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About Maurice Robert Schmit

Maurice R. Schmit, age 79, Fargo, died Wednesday, June 30, 2004, in Riverview Place, Fargo, under the care of Hospice of the Red River Valley.

Maurice Robert Schmit was born September 17, 1924, in Lisbon, ND, the son of Mathias and Veronica (Wiederholt) Schmit. He grew up in Lisbon and graduated from Lisbon High School. He enlisted in the U.S. Marine Corp during World War II and was stationed in Kodiak, Alaska. Following the war he moved to Fargo, where he graduated from Dakota Business College. He began working for O?Day Equipment Company as an accountant. He worked there for 17 years. He was united in marriage to Mary Lazorenko on April 14, 1947, in Lisbon. He served as office manager at Farm Implement Wholesalers in Fargo and Alloway Manufacturing. He then began work at Northern Data Communications, where he retired from in 1990 as a partner. Mrs. Schmit passed away November 7, 1995. He moved to Riverview Place in May 2004.

Maurice enjoyed traveling, playing cards, and spending time with his grandchildren.

He is survived by three children, Craig of Grand Forks, ND, Douglas (Darla) of Plymouth, MN, and Vicki Schmit of Crystal, MN; eight grandchildren; three brothers, Francis (Gladys) of Rugby, ND, Richard (Maxine) of Bismarck, ND, and Louis (Phyllis) of Coeur D Alene, ID; four sisters, Mary (Leo) Lemna of Enderlin, ND, Bernadette Kreyer of Tempe, AZ, Dolores (Larry) Timmer of Tempe, AZ, and Margaret (Bud) Hitchcock of Mesa, AZ; and two sisters-in-law, Jean Schmit of Kandiyohi, MN, and Louella Schmit of Bowman, ND.

He was preceded in death by his parents; wife, Mary; daughter, Pam Thompson; and two brothers, Joe and Raymond.

The funeral will be Tuesday at 10 a.m. in Church of the Holy Spirit, Fargo. Visitation will be Monday from 5-7 p.m. in Boulger Funeral Home, with a prayer service at 7 p.m. Visitation will also be held in the church on Tuesday one hour prior to services. Burial will be in Holy Cross Cemetery, Fargo.

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Maurice Robert Schmit's Timeline

1924
September 17, 1924
Lisbon, ND, United States
2004
June 30, 2004
Age 79
Fargo, ND, United States
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