2013-04-18 / Obituaries
Arthur T. Schmidt Jr.
Mr. Schmidt, 65, of Jackson, died March 21, 2013, at home. Prior to retiring, he was employed as a warehouseman at Jesco Inc., Mount Holly, for 15 years. Prior to that, he worked at Equipco. He served in the U.S. Army during the Vietnam War, earning the National Defense Service Medal, the Vietnam Service Medal, the Vietnam Campaign Medal and the Good Conduct Medal. Surviving are his wife of 46 years, Evelyn Balk Schmidt; a son, Arthur Joseph Schmidt and his wife, Adriana; a brother, Douglas Schmidt and his wife, Patricia; three sisters, Joanne Lester and her husband, Richard, Karen Hooper and her husband, Clint, and Linda Schmidt and Maria; and a grandson. A funeral service was held at the George S. Hassler Funeral Home, Jackson. Memorial donations may be made to Meridian Hospice South, 80 Nautilus Dr., Manahawkin, NJ 08050.