Michael D. Schmitt, 58, of Kingsland, passed away suddenly on Sunday, January 31, 2016 at his residence.
Born March 26, 1957 in Oxburg, Germany, he was the son of the late Harry L. and Wanda Royster Schmitt. He was also preceded in death by his brother, Harry L. Schmitt, Jr., and sister, Sandra Lee Cooper.
Michael had been a resident of Camden County since 1994, and was retired from the United States Navy with 20 years of service. He was an avid golfer and loved fishing. He was a member of the First Baptist Church of Kingsland.
Graveside services will be held at Lawnwood Cemetery in Kingsland, Friday, February 5, 2016, at 1:00 p.m., with full military honors. The family will receive friends at Allison Memorial Chapel in St. Marys on Thursday evening from 5 pm to 7 pm.
Survivors include his wife, Beckie Schmitt, son, Timmy Schmitt (Kim), and daughter, Jessica Schmitt all of Kingsland; brother, Christopher Schmitt (Janet) of Martinez; sister, Patricia Potter of MI; several nieces and nephews.
Allison Memorial Chapel and Funeral Home of St. Marys is in charge of arrangements.