Obituary: Guy Douglas Schmidt

Guy Douglas Schmidt
Posted at 3:48 PM, Nov 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-11-15 17:58:23-05

Guy Douglas Schmidt, 72, passed away peacefully in hospice on Wednesday, November 6, 2019.

A life-long resident of Great Falls, Guy graduated from Great Falls High in 1965. He attended the University of Montana for a short time before entering the Army, and serving in Vietnam as a combat engineer.

After leaving the military, he returned to college and earned a teaching degree. He was a student teacher for the shop classes at Geraldine and quickly decided teaching wasn't for him.

He went back to college and received a degree in Civil Engineering from Montana State University and worked as a Civil Engineer/Forest Transportation Planner for the Lewis and Clark National Forest.

Guy was preceded in death by his high school sweetheart and wife of 39 years, Rita Ann (Westermark) Schmidt.

For the complete obituary and to share condolences with the family, visit the Schnider Funeral Home website.