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Charles E. Schmidt

Obituary for Charles E. Schmidt

August 2, 2021
Newtown, Pennsylvania

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Charles E. "Charlie" Schmidt, age 87, of Newtown, passed away peacefully on August 2, 2021.

Charlie was the beloved husband of Elizabeth "Bette" Schmidt (nee Ciallella) for over 60 years.

In addition to his wife, he leaves behind his loving children; Linda, Karen (Greg Cowper), Charles "Chuck", and Nicholas "Nick" Schmidt as well as his grandchildren; Gia and Nicholas "Nick".

Charlie served our country by enlisting with the Army during the Korean War. He spent 2 years in Texas, and a year in Japan at Camp Whittington, where he rose to the rank of Staff Sergeant. He worked for Bell Telephone for over 30 years. He loved working with his hands and was proud of his technical skills.

He loved playing tennis, listening to music, watching Eagles games, and vacationing in Ocean City, NJ. He was a skillful landscaper, and enjoyed tending his trees and plants.

Above all, Charlie was a devoted husband, father and grandfather. He was extremely proud of his grandchildren who always called him "Pops". He will truly be missed by all who had the pleasure of knowing him.

Relatives and friends are invited to greet the family on Thursday, August 19, 2021 from 9:30 AM until his funeral service at 10:00 AM at the Swartz-Givnish Funeral Home, 323 E. Washington Ave., Newtown, PA 18940. His interment will follow at Washington Crossing National Cemetery, Newtown.

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323 East Washington Avenue
Newtown, PA 18940
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