Age 70, of Norco. Entered Into Eternal Rest on Friday, April 28, 2017 in Fullerton, California. Born on November 24, 1946 in Dawson, Minnesota, Charles “Chuck” was the beloved son of Henry L. Schmidt and Marjorie E. Martensen. Chuck proudly served his country as an officer in the United States Air Force, attaining the rank of Captain. He was awarded several medals including an Air Medal with 2 Oak Leaf Clusters, National Defense Service Medal and the Vietnam Service Medal with 2 Bronze Service Stars. Following his military service, Chuck worked in industrial food sales for over thirty years. He is survived by his loving wife Mary “Kay” Trdan-Schmidt; cherished sons Jonathan and Adam Schmidt; as well as by all of those who knew and loved him.
Funeral Services will be held Thursday, May 18, 2017 with Rosary at 10AM and Mass of the Resurrection 10:30AM at St. Matthew Catholic Church 2140 W. Ontario Ave. Corona, CA 92882. Interment with Full Military Honors at 1:30PM at Riverside National Cemetery 22495 Van Buren Blvd. Riverside, CA 92518.