Paul Richard Schmitt

June 18, 1939 ~ November 1, 2018 (age 79)


Paul RIchard Schmitt, 79, of Mt. Vernon passed away Thursday morning, November 1, 2018.
He was born in Mt. Vernon, IL on June 18, 1939, the son of Harry & Myrtle (Campbell) Schmitt.
Mr. Schmitt was an Army Veteran. He worked in construction for many years and was involved in the building of the Times Square Mall and Interstates 57 & 64.
Mr. Schmitt is survived by his:
Wife: Alice Schmitt of Mt. Vernon
5 Children:
Robin Sinclair of Arizona
Darel Schmitt & wife Kim of England
Rita Penrod & husband Bill of Mt. Vernon
Kimberly Bara & husband Rene of Mt. Vernon
Gale Schmitt of Mt. Vernon
11 Grandchildren
15 Great-Grandchildren
Sister: Joyce Frasier of Mt. Vernon
3 Brothers:
Wendell Schmitt of Utah
Larry Schmitt of Joliet
Carl Schmitt of Aurora
Mr. Schmitt was preceded in death by his Parents, by a Son-Paul Richard Schmitt, Jr., by a Sister-Barbara & by Brothers-Leon, David, Clarence, Wayne, Bobby, Charles & Gene and the Mother of his children-Darlas Roberts.
Memorial services will be held at the West Side Baptist Church at 10:00 A.M. Friday, November 9th. 
Military Honors will be conducted by the Mt. Vernon American Legion Post #141.
The Johnston Funeral Home in Ina is in charge off arrangements.
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Memorial Service
November 9, 2018

10:00 AM
West Side Baptist Church
2900 Veterans Memorial Drive
Mt. Vernon, IL 62864

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