COLORADO SPRINGS — Johnathan Albert Schmidt, 27, of Colorado Springs, Colo., was born on February 12, 1985 in Alamosa, Colo., and died September 27, 2012 in Colorado Springs, Colo.
John was the oldest son of his mother Carrie Schmidt (John Garamendi) Florissant, Colo.; his father, Larry Schmidt (Audrey Schmidt), La Jara, Colo.; the beloved brother Corey Gibson (Ryan, Alice), Gladewater, Texas; Joshua Tirrell, Alamosa; Brandy Schmidt (Tavian), San Diego, Calif.; Rebekah Lucero (Alexys), Alamosa, Colo.; Jason Schmidt (Stephanie, Bailey, Johnny, Diesel, Chloe), Alamosa, Colo.; Willa Schmidt, La Jara, Colo.; and Annie Norris (Quinten, Zoey), Manassa, Colo.; the grandson of Louis and Jerry Schmidt of Monte Vista, Colo., and Kent and Vera Ann Shawcroft of La Jara, Colo. He will be missed by numerous aunts, uncles, and cousins as well as by many friends in the valley, San Diego, and in Colorado Springs.
There will be an open-house memorial gathering to celebrate his life on Wednesday, October 3 at the Monte Vista Golf Course Clubhouse from 1 to 4 in the afternoon. All who wish to attend are welcome.