Mark Stephen Schmidt, 65, of Magazine passed away Saturday, Sept. 1, 2018, in his home. He was born Feb. 14, 1953, in Attica, Kan., to the late Virgil and Velma (Troyer) Schmidt. He was a custodian for the Magazine school system. He was a member of Old Union Presbyterian Church in Magazine and loved spending time with family, especially the grandchildren. He was an avid Green Bay Packers fan and a New York Yankees fan.
He was preceded in death by two brothers, Marvin and David Schmidt; and his parents, before mentioned.
Memorial service will be held 2 p.m. Wednesday at Magazine high school gymnasium under the direction of Roberts Funeral Home.
Visitation will be held 5-7 p.m. Tuesday at Roberts Funeral Home.
He is survived by his wife, Barbara Schmidt of the home; two daughters, Amanda Kirk of Paris and Brandy Moore of Magazine; four sisters, Genevieve Harmison of Star, Idaho, Joyce Twitchell of Tyro, Kan., Carol Block of Norman, Okla., and Alice Gardner of Castle Rock, Colo.; four brothers, Charles Schmidt of Palmer, Alaska, Ken Schmidt of Santa Palo, Calif., Dale Schmidt of Chautauqua, Kan., and Harlan Schmidt of North Newton, Kan.; four grandchildren, Brady, Dalton, Isabelle and Abby; and all of his honorary grandkids, the students at Magazine Schools.