Cover photo for Maurice "Johnny" Schmidt 's Obituary
Maurice "Johnny" Schmidt  Profile Photo
1928 Maurice 2014

Maurice "Johnny" Schmidt

September 12, 1928 — September 7, 2014

Visitation: 4 to 8 p.m., Thursday, Simpson Chapel

Services: A Mass of Christian Burial 10 a.m., Friday, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church

Maurice "Johnny" N. Schmidt, 85, passed away Sunday, September 7, 2014, at home. He was born September 12, 1928, in Rural Warrick County, to the late George L. and Clara (Brumley) Schmidt. He went to St. John's Elementary School and attended Newburgh High School. Johnny was in the United States Army from 1950-1952. He was a member of the Newburgh American Legion Kappermann Post #44 and a lifelong member of St. John's Catholic Church. Johnny retired from Alcoa after 28 years in 1993. He is survived by his wife, Doris (Rice) Schmidt; sons, Michael M. Schmidt (Debbie Powers), Matthew G. Schmidt (Kristi); daughter, Carla M. Spanier (Mark); grandchildren, Michelle M. Robinson (Chris), Melissa A. McClanahan (Matt), Joseph A. Schmidt, Jonathan M. Schmidt, Kevin Schmidt, Krystal Schmidt, Patrick Spanier, Nicholas Spanier; great-grandchildren, Rose Robinson, Ruie Robinson, Dean McClanahan, Mattie Welte; siblings, Joseph B. Schmidt, Robert Schmidt, and Mary M. Schmidt. Johnny was preceded in death by his siblings, Bernard Schmidt, Edward Schmidt, Leo Schmidt, and Bernadette Schmidt. A Mass of Christian Burial will be held 10 a.m., Friday, September 12, 2014, at St. John the Baptist Catholic Church, 625 Frame Rd., Newburgh, Indiana. Father Thomas Kessler will officiate and burial will follow in St. John the Baptist Catholic Cemetery with full Military Rites conducted by the Newburgh American Legion Honor Guard. Visitation will be 4 to 8 p.m., Thursday, at Titzer Family Funeral Homes, Simpson Chapel, 510 W. Jennings St., Newburgh, Indiana (812) 853-8314. A memorial service will be held at 7 p.m. Additional visitation will be held 9 a.m. to Mass time Friday at the church. Memorial contributions may be made to the Newburgh Area Food Pantry. Sympathy wishes may be made online at
To order memorial trees or send flowers to the family in memory of Maurice "Johnny" Schmidt , please visit our flower store.


Visits: 0

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the
Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

Service map data © OpenStreetMap contributors

Send Flowers

Send Flowers

Plant A Tree

Plant A Tree