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Paul M. Schmitt

Oct 21, 1964 - Apr 20, 2023


Paul M. Schmitt, age 58, of Sheboygan, died on Thursday, April 20, 2023, at the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice. He was born in Sheboygan on October 21, 1964. He was the son of Peter and Barbara Schmitt.
Paul attended local schools and graduated from Sheboygan South High School in 1983. On September 12, 1987, he was united in marriage to Patricia Betke at St. Peter Claver Catholic Church in Sheboygan. Paul was employed as a Line Leader at Old Wisconsin Sausage for almost 40 years.
He was a member of St. Peter Claver Catholic Church. Paul loved the outdoors. He enjoyed hunting, fishing, boating, and camping. He especially loved to go duck hunting with his dog “Ruby”. Paul also enjoyed spending time with his family and friends.
Survivors include his wife, Patricia, of Sheboygan; two children, Abbey (fiancée Brandon Broetzmann) Schmitt, of Waupun, and Blake Schmitt, of Sheboygan; two sisters, Lynda Schmitt, of Sheboygan, and Karen (Keith) Fiend, of Belgium; a brother, Mark Schmitt, of Fond du Lac; and his mother, Barbara Schmitt, of Sheboygan; sister and brother-in-law, Mary (Scott) Balde, of Oostburg and Bill (Amy) Betke, of Howards Grove. Many other relatives and friends further survive. He was preceded in death by his father, Peter Schmitt, and a sister, Christine Schmitt.
A visitation for Paul will be held on Wednesday, April 26, 2023, from 3:00 p.m. until 5:00 p.m. at the Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home, 1535 South 12th Street, Sheboygan. In lieu of flowers a memorial fund has been established in Paul’s name.
A heartfelt thank you is extended to the staff at Vince Lombari Cancer Clinic and the Sharon S. Richardson Community Hospice for the compassion and care that was given to Paul.


Date: Wednesday Apr 26, 2023
Time: 3:00 p.m. to 5:00 p.m.
Location: Reinbold-Novak Funeral Home [map]



Guestbook Entries SIGN GUESTBOOK

Amy Heyman

Oh Patti! I just heard about your husband. I am so sorry for your loss. I am praying for the Lord's peace and comfort for you and your family.

John & Louise Goode

Patty and family, our deepest condolences on your loss. Paul will be fondly remembered by us, he was always good for a laugh. You are all in our thoughts and prayers. John & Louise

Chris Newcomer

I'm absolutely heart broken for your family. I'm praying that God will hold you so closely, and that you can feel His love, compassion, mercy and grace in these days and the days to come. Love your sweet family!

Justin David welsch

Praying for you

Karen Mayer

Patty and family. You have my sincerest deepest sympathy. I will pray for you and your family. God bless all of you and may he wrap you in the palm of His hand.

Sarah Fritz

Patty, i am so sorry for your loss. May God be with you.

Pamela Brink(Schmitt)

My prayers for your family. I’m a cousin, daughter of Ed and Joan Schmitt. Life here is so short. Love one another!

Brenda Sabourin-Rabideaux

I am so sorry for your loss. Huggs and prayers go out to you Patty and your family. Remember the good times, hold them close and lean on friends and family for comfort and strength💜

Chris Newcomer

I'm absolutely heart broken for your family. I'm praying that God will hold you so closely, and that you can feel His love, compassion, mercy and grace in these days and the days to come. Love your sweet family!

Scott Heckert

God Speed Prayers for all family

Chris ( Bubb) Van Engen

Patty i am so sorry. My prayers are with you and your family.

Sue Walter

My deepest condolences to you and your family Patty. I hope that you find comfort knowing that Paul is at peace.

Audrey Simons

My deepest sympathies to your family Patty. I always enjoyed working with Paul. I am so sorry for your loss.

Karole Scott

Dear Patty, Mark, and the Schmitt Family, Please accept my deepest condolences on the loss of Paul. Thinking of all of you with love and prayers.

michael mikalowsky

may your family +friends give all of you comfort.

Mary Belleau

Dear Patty, Abbey, Blake and of course Ruby. David and I were so very sorry to hear of Paul's death. We know he was a wonderful husband, father and dog owner. We only need to know you to know this. Our very best wishes to you and your extended family in this time of grief. We wish we could take some of this hurt away. Fondly, Mary and David Belleau/ Ludwig

Jean Beinemann

Dear Patty and Family, Sending my heartfelt sympathy. May precious memories sustain you through the days ahead.

Joan Bogenschuetz

My deepest sympathy Patty…family. And to you Barb!

Paul Schroeder

So sorry for your loss Patty, Hugs and prayers to you and your family.