October 10, 1923 – March 26, 2015
Mass of Christian Burial will be celebrated by Reverend Blane Wasnie, OSB, on Monday, March 30 at 10:00 a.m., at St. Benedict's Catholic Church in Avon for Lee Benedict Schmid, age 91 of Avon. Visitation will be held Sunday from 5:00 to 8:00 p.m. at St. Benedict's Catholic Church with parish prayers at 7:30 p.m. Visitation will also be one hour prior to the service on Monday morning at the church.
Lee Benedict Schmid, beloved husband, father and brother died on Thursday, March 26 as a result of complications from congestive heart failure. Lee led a long and fulfilling life in Avon. He was born on October 10, 1923 in Avon, to Ed and Luella (Roche) Schmid. He married Ida Mae Loso "Mazie" on June 29, 1946. Lee and Mazie were happily married for 55 years and raised 9 children in Avon.