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John C.  Schmidt
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Obituary for John C. Schmidt

John C. Schmidt, age 70, of Oak Brook. Beloved husband of 45 years to Diane L. Schmidt, nee Cortopassi; loving father of William "Billy" (Carin) Schmidt, Matthew "Matt" (Jacki) Schmidt, Stephanie "Steph" (Matthew) Romano, Stacy (David) De Vivo, Douglas "Doug" (Megan) Schmidt, Jessica (Matthew) Henry, and Scott “Scottie” (Kaitlyn) Schmidt; dear son of the late William and the late Anne Schmidt; proud grandfather of John "J.P.", Peyton, and William "Will" Schmidt, Jacob, Nathan, Andrew, and Brooke Schmidt, Lucas "Luke", Delaney "Laney", Emily "Emmy", and Lillian "Lilly" Romano, Olivia "Liv" and the late Vincent De Vivo, Colton, Madison "Madi", and Jace Schmidt, Baby June Henry, and Charlotte "Charlee" Schmidt; fond brother of Janice (John) Morgen and the late Albert Schmidt; brother-in-law of Nancy (Gary) Martin, Edward "Buzz" Cortopassi, and Janet Thompson; caring uncle to many nieces and nephews. John was an amazing inspirational coach, a mentor, and family man.

Visitation Thursday, May 31st, 3:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. at Knollcrest Funeral Home, 1500 S. Meyers Road, (3 blocks south of Roosevelt Road) Lombard. Funeral procession Friday, June 1st, 9:15 a.m. from Knollcrest Funeral Home to St. Domitilla Catholic Church, 4940 Washington St, Hillside. Mass 10:00 a.m. Interment will be at a later date in Queen of Heaven Cemetery, Christ the King Mausoleum. Funeral info: (630) 932-1500.

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3:00 PM - 9:00 PM
Knollcrest Funeral Home

1500 South Meyers Road
Lombard, IL 60148





9:15 AM
Knollcrest Funeral Home

1500 South Meyers Road
Lombard, IL 60148

Funeral Mass




10:00 AM
St. Domitilla Catholic Church

4940 Washington Street
Hillside, IL 60162

Memorial Contribution

Prostate Cancer Foundation

1250 Fourth Street
Santa Monica, CA 90401

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